Senior Advances as Finalist in 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program

Congratulations to senior Zach Brown on advancing as a finalist in the 66th 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 2021 National Merit®️ Scholarship Program. Zach will now go on to compete for approximately 7,500 annual National Merit®️ Scholarships that will be offered later this spring.

Zach Brown is a Charlotte Christian School lifer. He is a longtime contributor to the CCS music program having played cello since fourth grade and serving as a key member on the upper school honors orchestra. Zach also competes on the CCS varsity swim team and swims competitively outside of CCS as well. He is an AP Scholar with Distinction, recipient of the Summa Cum Laude Honor Roll, National Honor Society member and was selected his sophomore year to receive the sophomore male Timothy Award for "Service Above Self." Zach spends his spare time volunteering for CCS performing arts events, is a peer tutor and volunteers in the community with his swim club.