ROSWELL, Ga. — This year, five students from Centennial High School have been selected to attend the 2017 Georgia Governor’s Honors Program, hosted at Berry College.
GHP is a residential summer program for gifted and talented high school juniors and seniors. Selection is based on a combination of ability and interest and is highly competitive. Only 72 students were selected as finalists in all of Fulton County out of thousands of entrants.
This will mark the 54th consecutive summer of GHP, making it the longest continually running program in the nation.
Students will arrive on the campus of Berry College June 18. They will spend the mornings in their major area of nomination, exploring topics not usually found in the regular high school classroom for four consecutive weeks. Evenings are filled with seminars, activities, concerts and performances.
The five Centennial students nominated—all juniors—and their respective areas of focus are:
More information about GHP can be found at gosa.georgia.gov/governors-honors-program.