2018 Commended Scholars (from left): Nicholas Cleary, Andrew Sheldon and Timothy Daso.
The annual September announcement of the National Merit Scholarship Program recognitions includes three Lakewood High students who are among the top academic students in the nation . Seniors Nicholas Cleary, Timothy Daso and Andrew Sheldon were named Commended Scholars by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
More than 1.6 million students in over 22,000 high schools entered the National Merit Scholarship Corporation competition. Students enter the competition by taking the PSAT their junior year. National Merit Commended Scholars are students who placed among the top 3-4% of PSAT participants. Students that earn Commended Student status have demonstrated outstanding academic potential by their strong performance in this highly competitive program.
Nicholas, Timothy and Andrew will be recognized for their accomplishment at the November 5 Board of Education meeting at Lakewood High School. Congratulations to these three outstanding students!