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5 Fulton students win National Achievement Scholarship
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5 Fulton students win National Achievement Scholarship

FULTON COUNTY, Ga. -- Five students from Fulton County public schools have won the prestigious National Achievement Scholarship, which is awarded annually to exceptional African-American high school seniors.

The winners were selected from 15 Fulton County semifinalists for the $2,500 prize. They qualified for the scholarship by making good grades and earning high scores on the PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, which they took as high school juniors.

Fulton County's five winners for 2012 include:

Centennial High School
Matthew A. Wakefield

Chattahoochee High School
Lauren Covington

Johns Creek High School
Micah C. Jones

Roswell High School
William Anene

Westlake High School
Michael I. Hawk

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