Emma Henry


After graduating from CHS is 2017, Emma Henry attended Georgia State University for one year before transferring to Kennesaw State University. While completing a B.S. in Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology at KSU, she served as a paid research assistant, receiving several awards for her work. Emma is now in the Translational Biology Medicine and Health Ph.D. program at Virginia Tech  where she is focusing on infectious disease. Currently, she is studying the effects of COVID on the brain.


Congratulations to our 2021 GateKey and REACH graduates! We are very proud of all of your accomplishments and wish you the best as you begin your college journey!

Alexis Arredondo - Georgia Highlands College

Kevin Betancourt - University of Georgia

Kolbe Benham - Marist College

Abel Espinoza - Georgia State University

Maria Castro - Georgia Highlands College

Phaedra Coleman - Georgia Tech

Katlin Evans - Georgia Highlands College

Samantha Gaylor - Georgia Northwestern College

Jimena Hernandez - Georgia Highlands College

Quante Jennings - Presbyterian College

Brittney Milian - Kennesaw State University

Najiya Phillips - Chattahoochee Technical College

Tyler Putz - Kennesaw State University

Evans Toviave - Georgia State University

Congratulations to Our New REACH Students

The Cartersville Schools Foundation will be signing three 8th grade students as REACH Georgia Scholars. Congratulations to Kayden Baker, Madison Campbell, Alex Reyes DeJesus.

REACH scholars who maintain the requirements of the contract will be awarded $10,000 over four years for college with the possibility of additional matching funds from the college they choose to attend.

Congratulations to Our New GateKey Students

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Last year, on March 12, 2020, eight new students were selected to participate in the GateKey Scholarship program. Congratulations to : 

Najiyah Phillips  (12)

Jordan Freeman (11)

Jacob Herron (11)

Daniel Millan (11)

Marcela Vasquez (11)

Renata Alvarado (10)

Yarizbel Pineda (10)

Zariyah Springer (10)


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P.O. Box 3310

Cartersville, GA  30120

Tel: 770-387-4710

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