Students Inducted into Cum Laude Society

   Sixteen members of Athens Academy’s Class of 2019 were tapped for membership in The Cum Laude Society on Thursday, April 4. The ninth annual Cabaniss Lecture, which preceded the ceremony, was given by alumna Karishma Sriram, a member of the Class of 2012 and current third-year medical student at Duke University School of Medicine.
   As the secondary school equivalent of Phi Beta Kappa, The Cum Laude Society recognizes superior academic achievement and sound character.  Congratulations to inductees Zainub Ali, Jay Bangle, Alex Branch, Silin Chen, Wesley Cline, Stewart Crymes, Lillian Glushka, David Gordon, Mason Harvill, Hart Hequembourg, Lawrence Jang, Mary Lane, Holt Leach, Daniel Rouhani, Anna Sennowitz, and Tommy Warner.
  These students represent some of Athens Academy’s best and brightest. They are also leaders, athletes, artists, actors, volunteers, and more. This fall they will attend schools like the University of Georgia, Georgia Tech, Emory University, Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Michigan, and McGill University (Quebec).

Seniors Recognized by National Merit

    Five members of Athens Academy’s Class of 2019 have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Program for their performance on the October 2017 PSAT/NMSQT. Congratulations to Jay Bangle, Wesley Cline, David Gordon, Lawrence Jang, and Holt Leach, all of whomhave been recognized as National Merit Commended Students. This fall, Wesley Cline, David Gordon, and Holt Leach will attend Georgia Tech, while Lawrence Jang and Jay Bangle attend Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Georgia, respectively.

College Choices

The members of the Class of 2019 are attending these 32 different colleges and universities, across fourteen states and Canada.

Albany State University
Auburn University
Augusta University
Brigham Young University--Hawaii
Carnegie Mellon University
College of Charleston
Emory University
Georgia College & State University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Louisiana State University
Mercer University
McGill University
Morehouse College
Oxford College of Emory University
Piedmont College
Rhodes College
Savannah State University
Sewanee: The University of the South
Southern Methodist University
Texas A&M University
Tri-County Technical College
University of Alabama
University of Colorado Boulder
University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Mississippi
University of North Georgia
University of South Carolina
Virginia Polytechnic & State University
Wellesley College

College Colors Day 2019

Excellence with Honor

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