BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It is no small accomplishment. 44 Palm Beach County Public School students, eight of them from Boca Raton area schools, have been named National Merit Scholarship Finalists.
In the words of the school district, “These distinguished students are among the top college bound seniors across the country. Finalists are chosen from National Merit Semifinalists and must have an outstanding academic record throughout high school, be endorsed and recommended by their high school principal and earn SAT scores that confirm the student’s earlier performance on the PSAT. The Finalists also submitted a detailed scholarship application, which included a student essay and information about the student’s participation and leadership in school and community activities.”
Congrats to the following Boca-area students:
Boca Raton Community High School
Spanish River Community High School
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