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Eight Toppers earn National Merit Finalist distinction

Eight Toppers earn National Merit Finalist distinction

Science Hill High School is proud to announce that eight students have earned the honor of being named a National Merit Finalist. These students are a part of the 69th annual National Merit Scholarship Program and are among the more than 15,000 finalists nationwide. These students represent less than one percent of U.S. high school graduating seniors.

The students who earned this honor include Allen Feng (son of Minxia Lu and Wenlai Feng), Owen Hoover (son of Heather and Randy Hoover), Shiven Jain (son of Vinay and Rekha Jain), Amanda Noe (daughter of Renee and Chris Noe), Aarushi Raj (daughter of Shruti Chaudhary and Anurag Raj), Sophia Stone (daughter of Hongson Yang and William Stone), Dakota Ward (daughter of Lisa and Luther Ward), and Selena Wheeler (daughter of Yurong and Guy Wheeler).

“This prestigious recognition is a testament to these student's dedication, hard work, and intellectual ability,” Science Hill Principal Josh Carter said. “It is also a reflection of the outstanding academic environment we strive to foster here at Science Hill High School, where excellence is not only encouraged but celebrated. Congratulations to our students and their families for this remarkable achievement."

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