Six Students Recognized by National Merit Scholarship Corporation

Six Father Ryan High School students - four from the Class of 2022 and two from the Class of 2023 - have been recognized as national scholars by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation and the College Board.
National Merit Scholars
Jackson Weil '22, Semifinalist
Marie Forbes '22, Commended Scholar
Steven Vanden Noven '22, Commended Scholar

National African American Recognition Program Scholars, by the College Board
Kemi Tela '23
Steven Vanden Noven '22

National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholars, by the College Board
Jackson Kirkby '22
Nicolas Paz '23
Steven Vanden Noven '22
In making the announcement, Principal Paul Davis '81 said, “These six students have demonstrated an exceptional level of academic achievement and an enthusiasm for learning every day at Father Ryan. This national recognition reflects their intellectual strength, and it is a further indication of the commitment of the faculty and all our students to excel at their highest levels. We are proud of these and all of our students, and we congratulate each of them on these honors,” he concluded.

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