Schuyler Atkins, daughter of Miriam Jones Atkins and John Thoma Atkins III, of Evans, was recently named an Ervin Scholar at Washington University in St. Louis. Atkins, a 2012 graduate of Augusta Prep, is a freshman at Washington University. An AP Scholar and National Merit semifinalist, she is a member of the National Society of High School Scholars. She was vice president of her class and tutored underprivileged children in Aiken through her school’s Service Club. A member of the National Honor Society and Foreign Language Honor Society, she also participated in theatre and chorus.
Three Columbia County high school students were among the winners of $1,000 scholarships from the recent CSRA College Night in Augusta, including Maitland Barton, of Augusta Preparatory Day School; Aubrey Hadden, of Evans High School; and McLain Lambert, of Greenbrier High School.