Junior day students Harrison Hartman of Sewanee, Tenn., and Saje Mangru of Winchester, Tenn., have received highly coveted invitations to the Tennessee Governor’s Schools. Harrison and Saje both were accepted to and will attend the Governor’s School for International Studies at the University of Memphis with a full scholarship to cover program fees. Harrison was also accepted to the Humanities program at the University of Tennessee-Martin.
The State of Tennessee provides 12 summer programs for gifted and talented high school students. These programs provide challenging and intensive learning experiences in these disciplines: Humanities, Sciences, Arts, International Studies, Scientific Exploration of Tennessee Heritage, Prospective Teaching, Emerging Technologies, Engineering, Information Technology Leadership, Agricultural Sciences, Computational Physics, and Scientific Models and Data Analysis. Room and board are free to the participants (except in the Arts) and all participants may receive college credit.