Congratulations to the 2016 Methacton High School National Merit Scholarship Finalists!Congratulations to the 15 Methacton High School (MHS) seniors recognized as finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Competition. These students were selected in part as a result of their performance on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).
Pictured at right, they are: Emily Y. Cheng, Nicholas A. DeFilippis, Shayan D. Farmand, Hope Kim, Tara A. Mehta, Ashwin Pothukuchi, Subhanik Purkayastha, Alan Shen, Madeleine R. Smith, Maxwell W. Stauffer, Pavan Suresh, Harleen Suri, and Jessica C. Wang.
Not Pictured: Kassie Chen and Peter M. DitzlerMethacton is also proud to announce our 2016 commended students: Vaibhav Gupta, Jennifer Zhang, Morgan Massino, Stephanie Ko, Amanda Amornwichet, James Reese, Rebecca Woodward, Gregory Woodward, Christopher Carlson, Boris Li, Dillon Garrett, and David Mille.
Of the more than one million National Merit Scholarship Program entrants, some 50,000 with the highest PSAT/NMSQT Selection Index scores (critical reading + mathematics + writing skills scores) qualify for recognition in the National Merit Scholarship Program.