The New Jersey Governors School hosted several students from Union County towns including Westfield and Summit. The elite academic program offers students a summer stay at Drew University. According to the program's website, "The Governor's School in the Sciences at Drew University focuses on such subjects as chemistry, physics, mathematics, quantum mechanics, combinatorics, and molecular orbital theory."
A press release from the program lists the following students as graduates from the 2012 three-week summer program.
Gary Hoffman Cranford Danielle Karacsony Scotch Plains Kelsey Schroeder Summit Chelsea Taylor Summit Alexandra Kapadia Westfield