Welcome to the GHP page for Harrison High School
GHP at Berry College, June 13- July 10, 2021
The information below is for the school year 2020-21
Below is a timeline for interested students.
All interested students should contact a member of the department in their intended area of study.
Sept 15 – Oct 15: Each content area conducts their own interview/audition and chooses their candidates for district interviews.
October 15: Name of candidates are due to Mrs. Blankenbecler in room 407 for submission to the district.
October 23: Hard copies of applications with teacher recommendations are due to Mrs. Blankenbecler for submission to the district. No late submissions. Recommendations are needed. Plan ahead.
District Dates and Deadlines: All dates are critical. No late submissions.
Early November: Academic and CTAE interviews.
Early November: Fine Arts interviews.
November 13: Deadline for district to submit nominees to the state for review.
State Dates and Deadlines:
November 16: State Application portal opens.
December 30: Recommended date for online application completion.
January 8: Deadline for completed online student nominee forms, including all required documents and files, including transcripts and teacher recommendations.
January 29: Notification of semi-finalists with interview/audition times.
February 27: Semifinalists interview day at Berry College. No reschedules.
March 26: Notification of finalists and alternates.
April 5: Deadline for Finalists acceptance.
April 7: Parents/legal guardians emailed online link to submit required student forms.
April 21: Required forms deadline.
May 14: Last day for GOSA to invite alternates.
2020 Governor’s Honors Program:
June 13 – July 10, 2021 at Berry College
Applications and Links Below:
GHP descriptor: 2020 GHP Course Descriptions Criteria Final 091119 (1)
Academic and CTAE application: 2020 2021 Academic and CTAE Application
Fine Arts application: 2020 2021 Fine Arts GHP Application
Teacher recommendation: 2020 2021 Teacher Recommendation Form
List of Majors: GHP_2021_Course__Descriptions_Criteria_091520
Cobb County page: Click here for Cobb link
State GHP page: Click here for the state link
Contact: Mrs. Donna Blankenbecler in Room 407 or email at email@example.com