In chapel on November 7, we honored students in the Class of 2024 who have received recognition by the National Merit Scholarship Program based on their performance on the PSAT in their junior year.
About 34,000 Commended Scholars nationwide were recognized for their performance on the 2022 PSAT. They placed among the top 50,000 students in the nation who took the exam. We are delighted to have two of them in our senior class:
Also being commended for their performance on the 2022 PSAT, we have three students who have been honored by the National Hispanic Recognition Program:
Two students have been honored by the National Indigenous Scholars Program:
And one student has been honored by the National African American Scholars Program:
Finally, from the group of students who took the 2022 PSAT, approximately 16,000 students achieved a score high enough to place them in the semifinalist category. This group represents less than 1% of each state’s high school seniors. In the St. Andrew’s Class of 2024, we have two semifinalists who earned this level of achievement: