Arkansas Governor’s School 2013May 2nd, 2013 | By admin | Category: Education
Beebe High School is proud to announce that three students from the upcoming senior class of 2014 have been accepted to attend Arkansas Governor’s School 2013 at Hendrix College, Conway, Arkansas. Two additional students were accepted as alternate candidates. All five students completed an application that included their accomplishments, teacher recommendations and several essays.
The Arkansas Governor’s School is a six-week summer residential program for gifted and talented students who are upcoming high school seniors and residents of the state of Arkansas. The program is funded by the Arkansas State Legislature as a portion of the biennial appropriation for Gifted and Talented Programs through the State Department of Education. State funds provide tuition, room, board, and instructional materials for each student who attends the six-week program on the site of a residential college campus, leased by the State.