January 30th, 2021
Floyd County Schools –
Seven sophomores and juniors from Floyd County high schools have advanced to the semifinals in the Governor’s Honors Program (GHP). The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement indicated that approximately 2,700 students were nominated to the state level GHP competition and nearly 1,200 of them have been selected as semifinalists for state interviews/auditions. All semifinalists’ interviews except Percussion, Piano, Visual Arts, and Theatre will be conducted virtually on February 27, 2021.
Percussion, Piano, Visual Arts, and Theatre will be held onsite at Berry College on March 6, 2021. Additional information will be forthcoming in the next few days. Finalists and alternates will be notified March 26, 2021.
Please congratulate these individuals and wish them well as they prepare for state interviews:
Armuchee High School
Aidan Mowery, sophomore, Social Studies
David Lane, sophomore, Mathematics
Coosa High School
Heleen Akrayee, sophomore, Science- Chemistry
Zachary Wright, sophomore, Music- Voice: Bass
Model High School
Luke Naddy, junior, Agricultural Research, Biotechnology, and Science
Terry Lynn, junior, Dance
Pepperell High School
Ashton Vincent, junior, Agricultural Research, Biotechnology, and Science