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88 Students Graduate in The Gatton Academy's Eleventh Class

88 Students Graduate in The Gatton Academy's Eleventh Class

May 12th, 2018

On Saturday, May 12, eighty-eight students representing forty-eight counties from across the Commonwealth of Kentucky were recognized during The Gatton Academy’s eleventh graduation ceremony in Van Meter Hall.

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Gatton Academy Students Awarded NSLI-Y Scholarships for 8th Consecutive Year

Gatton Academy Students Awarded NSLI-Y Scholarships for 8th Consecutive Year

May 4th, 2018

Four students at the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU have received nationally-competitive National Security Language Initiative for Youth scholarships for immersive, critical language study this summer.

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The Gatton Academy Advances to 2018 Science Bowl for the 4th Consecutive Year

The Gatton Academy Advances to 2018 Science Bowl for the 4th Consecutive Year

Apr 25th, 2018

Five students from The Gatton Academy will compete from April 26 to April 30th in the Department of Energy's National Science Bowl.

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The Gatton Academy selects 99 students for Class of 2020

The Gatton Academy selects 99 students for Class of 2020

Apr 4th, 2018

The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky has selected 99 Kentucky sophomores for the Class of 2020. These 99 sophomores from 48 Kentucky counties have an average ACT composite score of 31.36 and average ACT mathematics score of 30.84.

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5 Gatton Academy Seniors Recognized as Candidates for 2018 U.S. Presidential Scholar

5 Gatton Academy Seniors Recognized as Candidates for 2018 U.S. Presidential Scholar

Mar 27th, 2018

5 Gatton Academy seniors learned recently they are candidates for the 2018 United States Presidential Scholars.

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Record Number of Gatton Academy Seniors Named National Merit Finalist

Record Number of Gatton Academy Seniors Named National Merit Finalist

Mar 26th, 2018

18 seniors from The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky have been recognized as finalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Competition, marking the most students recognized in one school year in the school’s history.

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4 Gatton Academy Students Receive Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

4 Gatton Academy Students Receive Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Jan 26th, 2018

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards competition has recognized four Gatton Academy students for their poetry entries.

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4 Gatton Academy Students Named Semifinalists in 2017 Siemens Competition

4 Gatton Academy Students Named Semifinalists in 2017 Siemens Competition

Oct 25th, 2017

Four Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky students have been recognized as national semifinalists in the 2017 Siemens Competition in Math, Science, and Technology.

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Record Number of Gatton Academy Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalist

Record Number of Gatton Academy Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalist

Sep 14th, 2017

20 seniors from The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky have been recognized as semifinalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Competition, marking the most students recognized in one school year in the school’s history.

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Gatton Academy Students Conducting Summer Research in South Korea

Gatton Academy Students Conducting Summer Research in South Korea

Jun 26th, 2017

Two Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky students are spending their summer completing research internships in South Korea. The 10-week internships are in the Chemistry Department of Changwon National University.

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Summer of Research, Internships, and Study Abroad Await Gatton Academy Students

Summer of Research, Internships, and Study Abroad Await Gatton Academy Students

Jun 1st, 2017

Ninety-three students from The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science will be involved in some form of summer learning. From research internships to study abroad to robust community service projects, students are gearing up for busy weeks ahead.

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Gatton Academy Team Wins 2017 State Envirothon Competition

Gatton Academy Team Wins 2017 State Envirothon Competition

May 25th, 2017

Five students from The Gatton Academy took 1st place in the Kentucky Envirothon competition. Olivia Bickett, Aaron Kirtland, Veronica Johnson, Keeley Ruskowski, and Caleb Stickney were all a part of the winning team.

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59 Students Graduate in The Gatton Academy's Tenth Class

59 Students Graduate in The Gatton Academy's Tenth Class

May 13th, 2017

On Saturday, May 13, fifty-nine students representing forty counties from across the Commonwealth of Kentucky were recognized during The Gatton Academy’s tenth graduation ceremony in Van Meter Hall.

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Breedlove Named President-Elect of The Association for the Gifted

Breedlove Named President-Elect of The Association for the Gifted

May 8th, 2017

Dr. Lynette Breedlove, Director of The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky, has been elected President-Elect of The Association for the Gifted (TAG), a division of the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC).

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The Washington Post Lists The Gatton Academy as a Top Performing School for 9th Consecutive Year

The Washington Post Lists The Gatton Academy as a Top Performing School for 9th Consecutive Year

May 8th, 2017

The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU has been named to The Washington Post’s list of top-performing schools with elite students for the ninth consecutive year.

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6 Gatton Academy students win Department of State scholarships for summer language immersion

6 Gatton Academy students win Department of State scholarships for summer language immersion

May 3rd, 2017

A record six students at The Gatton Academy have received nationally-competitive scholarships for immersive, critical language study this summer through the National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y).

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The Gatton Academy Advances to 2017 National Science Bowl

The Gatton Academy Advances to 2017 National Science Bowl

Apr 26th, 2017

A team from The Gatton Academy won the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) West Kentucky Regional Science Bowl on February 17 and advanced to the 2017 National Science Bowl in Washington, D.C.

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Gatton Academy Selects 95 Students for Class of 2019

Gatton Academy Selects 95 Students for Class of 2019

Mar 30th, 2017

The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky has selected 95 Kentucky sophomores for the Class of 2019.

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16 Gatton Academy Seniors Named National Merit Finalists

16 Gatton Academy Seniors Named National Merit Finalists

Feb 14th, 2017

Sixteen Gatton Academy seniors learned this week they were selected as National Merit Finalists.

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4 Gatton Academy Seniors Recognized as U.S. Presidential Scholar Candidates

4 Gatton Academy Seniors Recognized as U.S. Presidential Scholar Candidates

Feb 6th, 2017

Four Gatton Academy seniors learned recently they are candidates for the 2017 United States Presidential Scholars.

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