Oakcrest Celebrates National Merit Scholarship Commended Students
Oakcrest is celebrating a record number of commended students in the National Merit Scholarship Program.
This year seven seniors were named Commended Students: Annaliese Anderson, Elena Diaz-Bonilla, Sofia Juaregui, Hannah Lu, Claire McLaughlin, Stephanie Murphy, and Elizabeth Sypal. Head of School Mary T. Ortiz and Director of College Counseling Miranda Johnson informed the students of their impressive achievement on September 28. Of the over 1.5 million students who took the PSAT last year, these seniors scored in approximately the top 3%.
"It's a joy to congratulate our seniors for this great achievement because it is a testimony to their strong work ethic and readiness to use the gifts they have been given," said Mary T. Ortiz.
With a rigorous liberal arts curriculum offering both depth and breadth in an array of subjects, Oakcrest prepares its students for academic success after graduation. Approximately 80% of our faculty hold advanced degrees or postgraduate certifications. Learn more about our academic program.