Two Glasgow Middle Students Make High ACT Scores
- December 14, 2011
Although they are just enrolled at Glasgow Middle School program at this point, two students are achieving very high ACT scores.
Mason Guillot, a seventh grader in the Gifted Program at Glasgow Middle School, recently scored a 35 out of a possible 36 on the Math portion of the ACT exam. His total ACT score was a 28. He currently is enrolled in Advanced Math at Glasgow and he will receive high school credit. Next year, as an eighth grader, Guillot will take Calculus. He has maintained an A average during his two years at Glasgow. In addition, he is a two-year veteran of the school’s MathCounts Team and has joined the Quiz Bowl Team.
Jeffrey Liu, an eighth grader in the Gifted and Talented programs at the school, scored a perfect ACT score of 36 on the Reading Portion of the test last spring. He was honored with the Duke Talent Search Talent Identification Program (TIP) full scholarship for summer studies in the spring, as well. He is in the 99.9th percentile of Talent Search participants.
Principal Brister in Washington, D.C., to Accept McKinley Middle School’s Second Blue Ribbon Award
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012, Principal Herman Brister (pictured, left) and the school’s Teacher of the Year, Lynn Williamson (right), were in Washington, D.C., accepting McKinley Middle Academic Magnet School’s National Blue Ribbon Award from U.S. Department of Education’s Director of National Blue Ribbon Schools Program Aba Kumi (center). The event, which recognized some 314 schools from across the United States, was held at the Omni Hotel. Click herefor story.
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