Seniors Isabelle Engel and Amelia Urban were recently named National Merit Semifinalists. Approximately 16,000 high school seniors nationwide were named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists for the Class of 2021. More than 1.5 million juniors entered the 2021 National Merit program by taking the 2019 PSAT, which serves as the initial screen of program entrants. Semifinalists represent the top one percent of test takers in their state. Commended students will be announced soon.