St. Stephen’s is pleased to announce the members of the Class of 2019 who have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corp. and the National Hispanic Recognition Program for their strong academic performance on the October 2017 PSAT. Among them, 13 seniors were named National Merit Semifinalists, 14 were honored as National Merit Commended students, and six were named National Hispanic Recognition Program scholars.
Recognized seniors include David Allen, Lauren Aung, Ella Benjamin, Emma Breckwoldt, Philip Chang, Veer Chauhan, Jordan Cobb, Audrey Czuchna, Travis Dowd, Will Dure, Aidan Ellis, Jacob Hale, Kristen Hanks, Kailey Hicks, Gary Hu, Ian Hutchison, Josh Lafair, Brett Lin, David Lucid, Ben McCord, James Mohn, Siofra Murdoch, Sofia Otero, Jenna Rogge, Zachary Routh, Elizabeth Rowe, Ben Sabra, Gracie Salomon, Lavanya Sankaran, Katya Shmorhun and Haley Stilp.
“Congratulations to these seniors for their many achievements,” said Head of School Chris Gunnin. “Like so many St. Stephen’s students, these senior honorees have a deep love of learning, are engaged community members, are supportive teammates and classmates, and value service to others. We are tremendously proud of them.”