Bangor High School is pleased to announce that three members of the senior class been named National Merit Semifinalist Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. Seniors Jack Prior, Noah Robinson and Henry Smiley were notified of the honor by the National Merit Corporation on September 12.
Of the 50,000 academically talented students who participate in the program annually, only some 16,000 earn the status of Semifinalists based on their performance on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT ®) . Semifinalists have an opportunity to advance to the Finalist level and compete for National Merit Scholarships. About 7,500 of the outstanding Finalists will be chosen as Merit Scholarship® winners in the 2019 competition.
Congratulations to Jack, Noah and Henry!