District boasts Commended Students

Central High School students Charles Luca and Ronald Pritipaul, and North High School students Michelle Dziedzic and Elizabeth Mashkow, have been named National Merit Scholarship Commended Students.

About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation have been recognized for their exceptional academic promise demonstrated by their outstanding performance on the qualifying test used for program entry.

Although they will not continue in the 2015 competition for National Merit Scholarship awards, these students placed among the top 5 percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2015 competition by taking the 2013 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.