Students Named National Merit Finalists
Posted 03/04/2009 02:00PM

Three Seniors Named as National Merit Finalists

Bancroft is pleased to announce that three students are among 20 percent of Bancroft seniors who qualified as Finalists or Commended students in the 2009 competition for National Merit Scholarships. Alexander H., Rebecca R., and Benjamin E. were named finalists by being among the highest scoring entrants in Massachusetts on the 2007 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. As Finalists, they are eligible to continue in the competition for 8,200 Merit Scholarships to be awarded in the spring.

More than 1.5 million students in over 21,000 high schools entered the competition. Finalists placed among the top one percent of all students taking the test, while Commended Students placed among the top five percent.
Bancroft proudly congratulates the following seniors on this prestigious national recognition:

Finalists:
Benjamin E.
Alexander H.
Rebecca R.

Commended Students:

Samuel B.
Julian K.
Cristi O.
Benjamin P.
Emily S.
Sarah T.
John W.
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