By Reid Creager
The following Charlotte-area students were chosen to attend the Governor's School of North Carolina, a five-week summer residential program with Raleigh and Winston-Salem campuses for intellectually gifted high school students that integrates academic disciplines, the arts and unique courses. The program, ending July 20, is open to rising seniors only, though some exceptions are made for rising juniors in selected performing/visual arts areas. Students below are grouped by school districts (CMS is Charlotte-Mecklenburg) and individual non-public schools.
ART – Cabarrus County: Matthew Gluf, Megan Hucks; CMS: Sylvie Stanback, Hannah Witner; Charlotte Country Day: Tanner McColl; Community School of Davidson: Amelia Conner, Morgan Crawford; Union County: Jordan Mayfield, Laura Money.
CHORAL MUSIC – CMS: Hannah Lieberman.
DANCE – Cabarrus County: Casey Calloway, Sydney Short; CMS: Madison Lee; Community School of Davidson: Zoe Warner; Union County: Allison Schneider.
ENGLISH – Cabarrus County: Macey Fairchild; Cannon School: Aidan Rebecca Smith; CMS: Jack Bradford, Fidel Dorantes, Matthew Newman, Moriah Sharpe; Gaston Christian: Lindsay McGraw; Gaston County: Elaine Dodoo, Karrigan Monk; Kannapolis: Kyndal Louise Lemelin; Union County: Rachel Carroll, Myranda Staiano.
FRENCH – CMS: Jacqueline Fogarty, Hannah Wang; Gaston Day School: Charles Manolakis; Gaston County: Will Dease.
INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC – Cabarrus: Victoria Baldowski; Charlotte Country Day: Francis Kosarek; CMS: Casey McGuirt, Brady McLaughlin, Zachary Kelley; Gaston County: Scott Krawczyk, Ernesto Velasquez; Mooresville: Melissa Tobias; Providence Day School: Robert Watts; Union County: Alexander Abuaita, Adrienne Bonar, Cassandra Brown, Alyson Graham, Colby Hathaway.
MATHEMATICS – Cabarrus County: Samon Benrashid, Alexis Oriole; CMS: John Holmes, Prayag Pershad, Moses Wayne; Mooresville: Julia Farrell; Providence Day School: Arthur Linne; Union County: Kaylea Blackman, Jennifer Capone, Madison Simpson.
NATURAL SCIENCE – Charlotte Catholic: Sumner Dudick; Charlotte Latin: Madeleine Fish, Emily Ho; CMS: Anna Osment; Community School of Davidson: David Katibah; Covenant Day School: Madeline Shelton; Gaston County: Samuel Casciani, Chandler Kay, Adam Miranda, Berri Nicole Locklear; Gaston Day: Parth Patel; Union County: Kelly Wilson.
SOCIAL SCIENCE – Charlotte Country Day: Graham Mazeine; CMS: Michael Ding, Sarah Kerman, Julia Maund, Carrington Merritt, Hannah Norwood; Gaston County: Madeline Killen, Sydney McDaniel, Kathryn Scruggs; Mooresville: Alexander Smith, Andrew Smith.
THEATER – Cabarrus County: Frederick Micheli; CMS: Ashlyn Atkinson, Hannah Coffman, Arrietta Van der Voort; Gaston County: Nathan Overton.
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