• By Mercedes C Parham
  • Friday, April 06, 2018

MCSD Students Selected for Governor’s Honors Program

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Muscogee County School District

2960 Macon Road Columbus, GA 31906

For Immediate Release
Mercedes Parham
Director of Communications and Open Records Officer
Office: (706) 748-2034
Fax: (706) 748-2036
www.muscogee.k12.ga.us

MEDIA RELEASE
Columbus, GA- The winners of the state-wide Governor’s Honors Program were announced this week. The Muscogee County School District is pleased to announce that 13 students from our district have been named as finalists and will participate in the summer residential program on the campus of Berry College, June 17-July 14, 2018.

The Governor’s Honors Program is a four-week intensive study featuring undergraduate, graduate, and professional-level coursework as well as hands-on experience in one of twenty areas of study. Students will spend 27 hours per week in highly-advanced level classes in their respective fields. Nearly 1,700 students across the state participated in this year’s state interview and selection process. 670 of those students were accepted into the program.

The Governor’s Honors Program is fully funded by the Georgia General Assembly, which affords student participation at no charge. The program is in its 55th year of operation, making it the longest continually running program of its kind in the nation.

Nominee First Name

Nominee Last Name

Stage

Nomination Area:

Concentration

School:

Aidan

Anderson

Finalist

Social Studies

Columbus High

Patrick

Chappel

Finalist

Social Studies

Columbus High

Seok Hee

Hong

Finalist

Engineering

Computer & Software Engineering

Columbus High

James
Jadus
Finalist

Communicative Arts

Columbus High

Sophie

Murtey

Finalist

Social Studies

Columbus High

Piero

Orderique

Finalist

Mathematics

Columbus High

Jaijun

Park

Finalist

Mathematics

Columbus High

Akshat

Patel

Finalist

Mathematics

Columbus High

Sierra

Reis

Finalist

Music

Music Voice: Treble

Columbus High

Logan

Sands

Finalist

Communicative Arts

Columbus High

Ashlyn

Simmons

Finalist

Theatre

Theatre Technical

Columbus High

Aryaman

Singh

Finalist

Mathematics

Columbus High

Avery

Smith

Finalist

Music

Music Voice: Treble

Columbus High












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