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Students Honored in National Merit Scholarship Competition
Students Honored in National Merit Scholarship Competition

Ten Ravenscroft students have been recognized in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship competition.

Approximately 16,000 semifinalists across the country were named in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships, worth about $32 million, that will be offered next spring.

National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

  • Calvin Atkeson '18
  • Holly McCann '19
  • Mary Pruden '18

The National Merit Scholarship program also announced the names of 34,000 students across the country who achieved Commended Student status.

Commended Students

  • Clay Baker '18
  • Stevie Cummins '18
  • Sammie Kim '18
  • Amaan Mawani '18
  • Fionna Provencher '18
  • Benjamin Schwarz '18
  • Ally Tannenbaum '18
  • Matthew Youngbar '18

Although these students will not continue in the 2018 competition for National Merit Scholarships, they placed among the top five percent of over 1.6 million who entered the 2018 competition by taking the 2016 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.

Congratulations to all our students who have been named National Merit Semifinalists and Commended Students!