Caddo Parish Public Schools: Seventeen Caddo Students Earn National Merit Semifinalist Honor

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2021-11-18

Caddo Parish Public Schools has actually been a constant local leader in the National Merit Scholarship Program. This academic year, 17 students have actually made the semi-finalist title, consisting of 13 from Caddo Parish Magnet High, 3 from CE Byrd High and also one from Northwood High.

All semi-finalists took a certification examination throughout their junior year by taking the initial SAT/ National Merit Scholarship (PSAT/ NMSQT ® )in hopes of progressing right into the round in the scholarship competitors. The national swimming pool of semi-finalists stands for much less than one percent people senior high school grads. The 2021-2022 semi-finalists for Caddo Colleges are:

1. Jackson Ballew; CE Byrd Secondary School
2. Nicholas Lion; CE Byrd Secondary School
3. Gergely Szarvas; CE Byrd Secondary School
4. William Brice; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
5. Luke Crittell; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
6. Tempo Crumpton; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
7. Zoha Ibrahim; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
8. Sai Kanchan Javalkar; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
9. Sarah Johnson; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
10. Hannah McGuire; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
11. Ashini settings; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
12. Abigail Nickelson; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
13. John Henry Nelson; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
14. Ruhani Sachdeva; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
15. Jonathan Woldie; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
16. Evelyn Zhang; Caddo Parish Magnet Secondary School
17. Carson Wall Surface; Northwood Secondary School

These academically talented senior high school grads currently have the choice to contend for around 7,500 National Merit Scholarships, valued at almost $ 30 million, in the springtime of 2022.

To end up being a finalist, the semi-finalist and also a secondary school authorities have to finish an in-depth
Scholarship application, in which you offer details on the semifinalist’s scholastic accomplishments,
Engagement in institution and also area tasks, showed management abilities, work,
and also got honors and also honors. A semi-finalist needs to have exceptional scholastic efficiency
Throughout senior high school, backed and also suggested by a secondary school authorities, create an essay also
earn SAT ® or ACT ® ratings that verify the pupil’s previous efficiency on the effectiveness examination.

Designated Merit Scholars are picked based upon their abilities, accomplishment, and also capacity for success in extensive university research study, despite sex, race, ethnic beginning, or spiritual choice.

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