2017 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist & Commended Scholars at King’s!

King’s High School is pleased to announce that senior Daniel Wang has been named a semifinalist in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.  Additionally, Abigail Gilbert, Joshua Gleghorn and Jane Yi have been named National Merit Commended Scholars in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.

(Joshua Gleghorn, Jane Yi and Abigail Gilbert with High School Principal Bob Ruhlman)

About 1.5 million juniors in more than 22,000 high schools entered the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2015 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT), which served as an initial screen of program entrants. The nationwide pool of semifinalists, representing less than 1% of U.S. high school seniors, includes the highest scoring entrants in each state.  Our Commended Scholars performed in the top 34,000 students in the nation or top 2.2% of all students!

Congratulations Daniel, Abigail, Joshua and Jane!