Seniors named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists


Helen Yang

College counselors visit the class of 2019 during a class meeting.

by Ryan Guan, Executive News Editor

Forty-three members of the class of 2019 were named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists last week.

Semifinalists were notified at college counseling class Sept. 4. They can submit SAT scores and essays to the National Merit Scholarship program, which will award around 7,500 finalists between March and June of next year.