EDISON, NJ -- Chris Teare, Director of College Counseling at The Wardlaw + Hartridge School in Edison, announced that senior Camila Fang of Edison has been named a semifinalist in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. Camila is pictured with Mr. Teare (left) and Andrew Webster, Head of School.

Camila is among 16,000 semifinalists with an opportunity to continue in the competition for National Merit Scholarships that will be offered next spring.  Semifinalists who earn Finalist standing will remain in contention for a National Merit Scholarship. These scholarships are underwritten by the NMSC to honor the nation’s scholastic champions and encourage the pursuit of academic excellence.

The Wardlaw+Hartridge School is Central Jersey’s premier PreK-12 independent school. The campus is located at 1295 Inman Ave. in North Edison, near the Scotch Plains border and just five miles from downtown Westfield. It is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational day school that prepares students to lead and succeed in a world of global interconnection. Wardlaw+Hartridge provides an educational atmosphere characterized by academic challenge, support for individual excellence, diversity, and a familial sense of community.