Nathan Wilson, WHS senior, has been awarded the honor of 2016 National Merit Semifinalist by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
The 2014 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test served as the initial screen of more than 1.5 million entrants to the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. The selection index scores of students who met program participation requirements were used to designate a pool of about 16,000 semifinalists on a state allocation basis. Semifinalists are the highest scorers in each of the 50 states and represent less than one percent of each state’s high school seniors. Although semifinalist qualifying scores vary from one state to another, the scores of all semifinalists are extremely high.
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