WTCHS Senior Named National Merit Scholarship Winner

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Congratulations to W.T. Clarke High School senior Pantho Sayed who has been named a National Merit Scholarship Winner. Sayed received the National Merit Fordham University Scholarship and is one of the finalists to be granted a scholarship through 178 higher education institutions.

Recipients of a National Merit Scholarship are selected from among the competition’s 15,000 finalists based on their abilities, skills and accomplishments. The National Merit Scholarship Corporation evaluates participants on their academic record, school’s curricula and grading system, two SAT scores, school official’s written recommendation, extracurricular activities, leadership and personal essay.

The district commends Sayed on this outstanding achievement and wishes him much success in his future endeavors!