Harborfield Students Receive Prestigious Distinction
Seven students from Harborfields High School in the Harborfields Central School District have been recognized as Commended Students in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. Nicholas Godfrey, Matthew Katz, Alexander Martin, Gregory Melnyk, Sarah Murphy, Donovan Snyder and Levi Tuck have been placed among the top five percent of students in the nation who entered the competition by taking the 2015 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test last year.
With over 1.6 million high school students participating in the exam, these Harborfields students are among 34,000 Commended Students being recognized for their exceptional academic promise.
Upon hearing the news of their accomplishment, the students were excited to be acknowledged for their hard work.
“I felt proud,” said Martin. “We put a lot of work into studying for the exam so seeing this outcome is really nice.”
Photo Caption: Harborfields High School students Nicholas Godfrey, Matthew Katz, Alexander Martin, Gregory Melnyk, Sarah Murphy, Donovan Snyder and Levi Tuck have each earned the title of Commended Student in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.
Photo courtesy of the Harborfields Central School District