Nysmith Blog

May 2017: Summer Scholarship Winner

Congratulations to sixth-grader Brantley G., who was awarded a Virginia Association for the Gifted Student Summer Scholarship!

Brantley won the $625 scholarship to attend the Northwestern University Center for Talent Development summer program 2017 where he will take JAVA Advanced Programming, an AP level high school course.

He was one of only 12 students, grades K – 12, who received the award!

Thanks to Mr. Fremlin, who has been a mentor and an advocate, for supporting Brantley’s application for the AP level course and the scholarship.