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MHS Commended Students in National Merit Scholarship Program

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MADISON, NJ - The principal, Greg Robertson, of Madison High School announced that Suji M. Balfe, Ava M. Ciriello, Bruce R. Czachor, Peter Daly, Matthew A. Driscoll, Megan S. Dyer, Noah J. French, Kaitlin Hanley, William L. Hendrickson, Dean Hurley, Nicholas A. Johansen, Caroline N. Kranefuss, Morgan Sanchez, Morgan A. Smith, and Whitney Xu have been named Commended Students in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. 

A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to these scholastically talented seniors.

According to the program, approximately 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise.

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Although they will not continue in the 2016 competition for National Merit Scholarship awards, Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2016 competition by taking the 2014 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQTⓇ).

“The young men and women being named Commended Students have demonstrated outstanding potential for academic success,” commented a spokesperson for NMSC. “These students represent a valuable national resource; recognizing their accomplishments, as well as the key role their schools play in their academic development, is vital to the advancement f educational excellence in our nation. We hope that this recognition will help broaden their educational opportunities and encourage them as they continue their pursuit of academic success.”

 

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