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Seniors Earn National Merit Commended Status & Other Recognitions

Several seniors have earned recognition as National Merit® Commended students. These scholars represent the top 3% of all test-takers across the country. They will be eligible to become candidates to receive scholarships from National Merit business partners and organizations.


North Kansas City

Emma Burke

Ryan Huynh

Catherine McFarland


Oak Park

Samuel Skelton



Margaret Beecher

Jake Browning

Jason Hensley

Thalia Phillips

Samuel Roberts


Additionally, North Kansas City and Staley have students who are recognized as National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholars:

North Kansas City

Onel Jimenez


Christopher (Drew) Gaston

Thalia Phillips