Four named Commended Scholars

Four Plymouth Whitemarsh High School (PWHS) seniors have been recognized for their “exceptional academic promise” and named Commended Students by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

The seniors were among approximately 1.5 million juniors in about 21,000 high schools who entered the scholarship program by taking the 2019 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®), which served as an initial screen of students. Commended students placed among the top 50,000 scorers, or top 3.3 percent, on the 2019 PSAT/NMSQT®.

The Commended Students are Brock Etzel, Caroline Kay, Arya Venkat and Allison Wightman. 

portraits of four students