Bro. Leonard Conway, O.S.F., Principal of St. Francis Prep announced that eight students have been recognized as Commended Students in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Their high selection index score places them among the top 50,000 of over 1.5 million students who entered the 2009 National Merit program by taking the PSAT in their junior year. The students are:
They are among the 34,000 Commended Students nationwide who have shown exceptional academic promise. "Your performance on the qualifying test was outstanding and recognition as a Commended Student is a credit to you, your parents and St. Francis Prep." Bro. Leonard told the students.
Congratulations to all of these fine students and their dedicated parents and teachers!