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Seven Seniors Earn National Merit Semifinalist Status

Seven NKC Schools seniors have been named National Merit® Scholarship Semifinalists. They are:

Oak Park High School

Wilhelmina Buchholz
Alan Scalzi 
 

Staley High School

Keshvi Mahalingam
Parker McCracken
 

Winnetonka High School

Joseph Fleeger
JC Murray
Kaye Vandendaele
 

Semifinalists will be notified in February if they have advanced to Finalist standing.

Many will earn the Merit Scholar® title, winning one of the $2,500 National Merit® scholarships.

Others will be designated to receive Merit Scholarship® awards – either a corporate-sponsored merit scholarship or a college-sponsored merit scholarship.To learn more about the National Merit Scholarship Program, go to: www.nationalmerit.org and for more about the National Merit Scholarship Corporation, go to: www.nationalmerit.org/about.php

Wilhelmina Buchholz photo Alan Scalzi photo Keshvi Mahalingam Parker McCracken photo

Joseph Fleeger photo JC Murray photo Kaye Vandendaele photo