- Published on Wednesday, 14 November 2007 06:44
- Written by Town Crier Report
Nine students from Los Altos High School and 18 students from Mountain View High School were named National Merit Scholar semifinalists last month.
The semifinalists are selected based on scores achieved on the 2006 PSAT, the initial screening process. Of the 16,000 semifinalists nationwide, approximately 90 percent will attain finalist standing, with nearly 8,200 scholarships awarded in the spring.
Recipients from Los Altos High School: Jacob Becker, Timothy Chang, Katherine Cheng, Erin Childs, Micheal Fagan, Taylor Freret, Leslie Rogers, Rachael Wolber and Tianyi Zhang.
Recipients from Mountain View High School: Alina Boltunova, Shashank Cheemalavagu, Alexis Chuck, Dana Fenson, Jeffrey Herman, Lance Jabr, Louis Kao, Neal Kawas, Ryan Kelly, Andrew Lai, Garrett Marker, Elena Martinez, Andrew Nelson, Laura Passarelli, Katherine Raichlen, Christine Ryan, Lauren Wada and Jessica Yang.