Senior Advances as Finalist in 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program

Congratulations to senior Jack Howard on advancing as a finalist in the 65th annual National Merit®️ Scholarship Program. In the fall, he was named in the group of more than 16,000 students nationwide who were identified as semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit®️ Scholarship Program.  Jack will now go on to compete for approximately 7,500 annual National Merit®️ Scholarships that will be offered later this spring.  

Jack is an AP Scholar with Distinction and a member of the National Honor Society and co-president of the National Junior Classical League. He is also a member of both the varsity cross country and track and field teams. He participated in several experiences this past summer at the Elevate Leadership Lab at Gordon College, a residential summer engineering camp at NC State University and a job shadowing opportunity at Bosch Rexroth, a local engineering company.  He has enjoyed serving for a week at the Dominican Republic during J-Term.