How Do I Become a New Hampshire Scholar?
New Hampshire Scholars encourages all students to complete a rigorous course of study that prepares them for successful transition to college coursework or technical training necessary to enter today's competitive job market.
New Hampshire Scholars must successfully complete:
4 years of English
4 years of Math
3 years lab-based Sciences (includes Biology)
3.5 years of Social Studies/Social Sciences
2 years of a Foreign Language (not required for students who are non-native English speakers)
Central High School also requires that you have at least a 2.5 CGPA (cumulative grade point average).
This national program provides:
-- recognition via letters of recommendation for colleges or letters of reference for jobs
-- selective college application fee waivers
-- a permanent seal for your diploma
-- a NH Scholars medal to proudly wear at graduation
For more information regarding the New Hampshire Scholars program, visit www.nhscholars.org or see your guidance counselor.