2021 National Merit Commended Students Announced

2021 National Merit Commended Students Announced

Twenty-one District 99 students have received recognition in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program (NMSP) as Commended Students. The program recognizes high school seniors who have excelled in academics and have the potential to succeed in rigorous college studies.

The District 99 National Merit Commended Students include:

  • Simone Baillargeon, North High
  • Edith Barlin, North High
  • Samuel Bull, North High
  • Elijah Chen, North High
  • Mary Davenport, South High
  • Joshua Delorto, North High
  • Madeline Esposito, North High
  • Ebi Hadi, North High
  • Matthew Jablonski, South High
  • Yasmine Khan, South High
  • Diana Kwak, South High
  • Elliott Lewis, South High
  • Finnea Loftus, North High
  • Lucas Marra, North High
  • Eliot Michaels, North High
  • Chase Moy, South High
  • Lucas Nielsen, North High
  • Noah Pardue, North High
  • Derek Reynolds, South High
  • William Riemer, North High
  • Domani Sharkey, South High

About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Commended Students placed among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2021 competition by taking the 2019 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). 

For more information about the National Merit Scholarship Program, please visit www.nationalmerit.org.