LIVINGSTON, NJ — Fourteen Livingston High School seniors were among the semifinalists named in the annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

These academically talented students represent less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors who comprise the 16,000 semifinalists in the 64rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. They will have an opportunity to continue in the competition for National Merit Scholarships worth more than $31 million.

Shown above are: (back row) Jonathan Ackerman, Kyle Cao, Sunny Chen, Scott Faber, Vanessa Hu and LHS principal Mark Stern; (middle row) Andrew Jiang, David Lin, Caleb Liu, Isabella Tang and Jason Wang; and (seated) Yelin Yao, Catherine Zhang, Jennifer Zheng and Winnie Zhu.

Also named on the list was Michael Koerwer, a former Livingston Public Schools student who moved to Germany to attend the Munich International School.