Nine Hall County students have been selected as finalists or alternates for this year's Georgia Governor's Honors Program.
The residential summer program is for gifted and talented high school juniors and seniors. Administered by the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement, it takes place at Berry College in Rome.
Over 3,200 students from across the state applied and nearly 1,600 students were interviewed and auditioned in February as part of the selection process.
Here are the nine honorees, their status, and their school:
Ashley Alcantar Magana Finalist West Hall High School
Camryn Spence Finalist Chestatee High School
Caroline Barber Finalist Chestatee High School
Cindy Aguilar Finalist Johnson High School
David Woodard Finalist Chestatee High School
Trey Grimsley Finalist Chestatee High School
Garrett Plumlee Finalist Flowery Branch High School
Lydia Ebbs Finalist Johnson High School
Matthew Hawn Alternate North Hall High School
More information about GHP can be found on the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement website: http://gosa.georgia.gov/governors-honors-program