A third of TAWS students earn a 3.5+ GPA
The average GPA is above a 3.0.
Brains and hard work pay off in the classroom, just as they do on the job. That’s why TAWS students earn such good grades in high school and college courses. Their GPAs are high —as are their grades in Advanced Placement and Montgomery College courses.
A in AP English Literature and Composition, A in AP Calculus, and A in AP Statistics.
The TAWS Class of 2022
Minelis is an early graduate and dual enrolled. She was offered a full ride to Louisiana State University. She is currently deciding between that and joining the Air Force or Air Force National Guard. Her dream is to work in forensics or lab work with law enforcement or in a top-secret environment after earning her degree in the bioengineering/STEM field.
Nicole plans to attend UMD Shady Grove to pursue her BA in sociology, with a goal of earning a MA in social work. Her dream is to become a medical social worker.
Nicholas was accepted to Livingstone College, where he plans to study culinary arts.
Marlon is undecided on the university he plans to attend, but he wants to study finance after majoring in business at Montgomery College.
Sumiatu was accepted to her first choice, Marymount University, where she plans to major in accounting and minor in forensics or criminal justice.
Ahmedtejan (T.J.) Kallay
T.J. plans to continue working in a restaurant while he learns more about the business and, in 2 years, apply to culinary school to become a chef.
Jennifer is in her first year at Montgomery College. Her goal is to become a registered nurse.
Nyjah is taking a gap year to work and save money. Her goal is to attend Montgomery College, where she plans to study language and becoming an interpreter, which is her dream profession.
Isabelle is still undecided if she would rather work on her degree in early childhood education or pursue her Wilderness Rescue certification. She has decided to take a gap year to explore her options and intern at a summer camp.
After graduation, Catherin plans to attend cosmetology school to become a lash technician and start a cosmetology business focusing on eyelash extensions. Catherin is currently planning to attend Montgomery College and possibly participate in vocational training to support her goal of entrepreneurship.