St. Mary's is thrilled to announce that 14 students, 22% of our senior class, were named 2018 National Merit Semifinalists and commended students today. Each year, approximately 1.6 million students enter the National Merit Scholarship competition by taking the PSAT as juniors. Of the 1.6 million students, about 16,000 (or the top 1%) are recognized as National Merit Semifinalists and another 34,000 are recognized as National Merit commended students.
Congratulations to Chelsey Chen, Savanna Grinspun, Nina Kumar, Ellie McGhee, Sydney Nichols, Lexi Becker, Caroline Ciaramitaro, Maryanna Couloubaritsis, Hattie Fogarty, Jenna Joshi, Samantha Lee, Allison McCown, Paige Nielsen, and Julia Preston on this outstanding honor.
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