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Twenty-One CHS Students Honored in 2020 National Merit Competition

Fourteen Clayton High School seniors have been named Semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Competition, while seven CHS students were named Commended Students in the program. Nationally, about 3.1 percent of students who take the PSAT qualify for recognition. The 21 students from CHS represent nine percent of the senior class, nearly three times the national average. Nationally, less than one percent of all students make the cut to become semifinalists. CHS's 14 semifinalists represent more than six percent of the class of 2020.

 

Semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Competition:

 

Richard Cheng
Danielle Choo-Kang
Ashley Chung
Borna Dianati
Peter Humphreys
Cicely Krutzsch
Nicholas Lenz
Leah Levenson
Myles McCarthy
Krish Sardesai
Mary Snelling
Charles Steinbaum
Erik Tomasson
Bridget Walsh

 

Commended Students in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Competition:

 

Samuel Bernstein
Tucker Hall
Wynne Havranek
Emilio Rosas-Linhard
Saniya Sah
Junyi Su
Tyler Sucher