(Carrollton, Ga. May 11, 2016) Central High School junior Anissa Ly has been accepted into the Naval Academy Summer Seminar Program (NASS). Anissa will participate in the weeklong program in Annapolis, Maryland in June.
The United States Naval Academy Summer Seminar is a fast-paced, six day experience for high achievers who have completed their junior year in high school. Summer Seminar teaches students about life at the Naval Academy, where academics, athletics, and professional training play equally important roles in developing our nation’s leaders.
Eligibility for seminar selection is exclusively held for men and women who have completed their junior year in high school. The entry process is highly competitive and focuses on superior high school performance resulting in the student earning an outstanding grade point average, class standing, and strong PSAT, SAT, or ACT scores. In addition, the applicant must be physically fit, in good health, and have a positive attitude along with good self-discipline and moral character.
Naval Academy Summer Seminar Program activities include emersion in Information Technology, Naval Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, Ocean Engineering, Aerospace Flight Testing, Systems Engineering, Microcomputer Design, Seamanship and Navigation, Yard Patrol Craft Cruise, Ethics and Character Development.
As a Summer Seminar participant, Anissa will have completed the first step in the application process for attending the Naval Academy in the fall of 2017.