Congratulations to Our National Merit Scholars
The Seven Hills School continues its tradition of excellence with 11 Seven Hills seniors who qualified as Semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. The Seven Hills School congratulates the following National Merit Semifinalists: Nicole Barresi, Adam Buford, Grace Cawdrey, Alayna Choo, Carl Compton, Lindsay Finn, Pearce Kieser, Ben King, Joanne Li, Mitchell Polonsky, and Andrew Wilson.
National Achievement Scholarship Program
Seven Hills senior Adam Buford, also a National Merit Semifinalist, was named a Semifinalist in the National Achievement Scholarship competition today, Sept. 24. Adam is one of 1,600 African-American student applicants – about 1 percent of whom have been designated Semifinalists in the National Achievement Scholarship Program. Adam will now have an opportunity to compete for approximately 800 Achievement Scholarship awards totaling about $2.5 million that will be offered next spring. The National Achievement Scholarship Program, conducted by National Merit Scholarship Corporation, was initiated in 1964 to recognize African-American scholars throughout the nation and provide scholarships to a substantial number of the most outstanding program participants.
National Merit Commended Scholars Announced
The Seven Hills School continues its tradition of excellence with 11 Seven Hills seniors who were recently named Commended Students in the 2015 National Merit Program.
The Seven Hills School congratulates the following National Merit Commended Students: Grace Carroll, Avery Coombe, Arjun Dheenan, Duncan Gibson, Christopher Janidlo, Alexander Li, Ellen Lu, Ellen Pasquale, Christopher Shoemaker, Judy Sun, and Sean Yoshitomo-Gray. Students qualify for recognition in the National Merit programs with their scores on the PSAT/NMSQT®.