Matadors Receive Recognition from the National Merit Scholarship Program

 These scholastically recognized students are among only 34,000 in the entire nation - and are lauded for their exceptional academic promise. "Commended Students" are those who place among the top scorers of more than 1.6 million who entered the competition by taking the 2017 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.According to a spokesperson from the NMSC, ‚ÄúThese students represent a valuable national resource; recognizing their accomplishments, as well as the key role their schools play in their academic development, is vital to the advancement of educational excellence in our nation. We hope that this recognition will help broaden their educational opportunities and encourage them as they continue their pursuit of academic success.