The Briarwood Academy Honors program was held Tuesday, April 27.
Medallion Awards recognize graduating seniors who have demonstrated outstanding performance during high school.
BRONZE: Bronze Medallions are awarded to students through the nomination of a high school faculty member that has had the opportunity to observe a student in class or through extra-curricular activities. The following students received Bronze Medallions: Britinni Phelps, Trey Stadler, Eric Johnson, Adam Hardy, Matthew McElveen.
SILVER: Silver Medallions are awarded to students that have scored a minimum of 25 on the ACT exam or 1100 on the SAT in critical reading and math sections. The following students received Silver Medallions: Adam Hardy and Lizzie Keen.
GOLD: Gold Medallions are awarded to students that have met the requirements of the silver medallion in addition to having an overall Grade Point Average of 95. The Gold Medallion was awarded to Eric Johnson.
Other Awards : DAR Award-Maggie Keene; Good Citizen Medal, 8th grade -- Clarke Shelton; Good Citizen Award, 12th grade -- Taylor Stitcher; Jud. P. Wilhoit Scholarship -- Brittini Phelps. Brandon T. Norman Memorial Scholarship -- Matthew McElveen.
Piano Awards -- (One year) Kristina Karamihalis and Thomas James, (Two years) Tripp Harper, Ashlyn Sheppard and Autumn Smith, (Four years) Tori Langham and Perry Hicks, (Five years) Kate Wells and Sarah Gayle Hammond.
Augusta State University Award -- Maggie Keene.
University of Georgia Merit Award -- Emily Henerson and Maggie Keene
Perfect Attendance -- (One year) Steven Gunn, Adam Hardy, Walker Hargrove, Andrea Hill, Brianna Hudson, Thomas James, Eric Johnson, Maggie Keene, Ryan Pritchett, Morgan Reese, Kayley Roberson, Ashlyn Sheppard, Chandler Tolbert, Kandius Turnbull, (Two years) Kristian Dawson, Ashlyn Dent, Mary Ashley Gibson, (Three years) Tyler Edwards, Lizzie Keen, Shannon Newsome, (Four years) Leah Wangness, Spencer Wood, (Six years) Dalton Banks, Ben Danner, Megan Smith, (Seven years) Jarrett Keen.
National Honor Society -- Anna Goolsby, Adam Hardy, Eric Johnson, Lizzie Keen, Brandon Brewer, Mary Ashley Gibson, Emily Henderson, Maggie Keene, Matt McHatton, Morgan Reese, John Bounds, Sara Betts Brunner, Russell Burdette, Rachel Coxwell, Shannon Newsome, Jacob Patterson, Ryan Pritchett, Brandy Ray, Dalton Reese.
Editor's Award -- Taylor Stitcher.
Literary Competition Awards -- Adam Hardy, Eric Johnson, Lizzie Keen, Matthew McElveen, Savannah Carani, Mary Ashley Gibson, Sierra Havrilla, Emily Henderson, Maggie Keene, Shannon Newsome, Taylor Rabun, Taylor Newton, Newt Powell, Adam Rutkowski, Dalton Banks.
Chorus Award -- Adam Hardy.
Cathryn S. Pinson Literary Awards -- Eric Johnson and Taylor Newton.
Academic Achievement Recognition, 12th grade -- Eric Johnson, Anna Goolsby, Adam Hardy, Lizzie Keen, Sherrer Long, Taylor Stitcher, Reed Wheeler.
President's Award for Educational Achievement, 12th grade -- Taylor Echols, Anna Goolsby, Adam Hardy, Brittini Phelps, Saul Smith, Taylor Stitcher, Paige Sullivan.
President's Award for Educational Excellence, 12th grade -- Eric Johnson and Lizzie Keene.
Lois McGinty Science Scholarships -- (Life Science) Kylie Guy and (Physical Science) Kate Graham.
STAR Student and Teacher -- Eric Johnson and Kathy Chalker.
Gold Medalists -- (student) Matthew McElveen, (teacher) Kathy Chalker.
Honor Graduate Awards -- (90 or above academic average during high school) Anna Leigh Goolsby and Taylor Laurell Stitcher.
First Honor Graduate (third highest academic average) -- Robert Adam Hardy.
Salutatorian -- Elizabeth Meriwether Keen
Valedictorian -- Eric Dodge Johnson