2023 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists and Commended Students announced.
Today, during morning announcements, Principal Sean Lynch announced the 2023 National Merit® Scholarship Semifinalists and Commended Students.
Thomas Biery and Noor Shah are two of 16,000 Semifinalists in the 68th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented Seniors are advancing to compete for a chance of earning a National Merit Scholarship. Approximately 7,250 scholarships worth $28M are available through the Scholarship Program’s sponsor, National Merit Scholarship Corporation, a non-profit organization who underwrites many of these scholarships along with 340 businesses and higher education institutions.
Biery and Shah attained Semifinalist status based on the score they earned from taking the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test in October 2021 as Juniors. National Merit Scholarship winners will be announced in the spring.
Also recognized this morning are the Commended Students in the 2023 National Merit Scholarship Program. These talented Seniors are being recognized for their academic promise demonstrated by their exceptional performance on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test taken in October 2021 as Juniors.
Congratulations to: Cullen Campana Nathan W. DeBenedictis Emma Groppe Jenna D. Guiher Marykate Miller Kathleen Schmidt Henry Tucek