Seven Coral Reef High School students were among National Merit Scholarship Corporation’s highest scoring participants in the SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) and are now Semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Competition. These academically talented high school seniors are: Mahmoud Fahmy, Leila Halley-Wright, Gianni LaVecchia and Timothy Whiddon from the International Baccalaureate Academy; Daniel Crair from the Health Sciences Academy, and Dario Amador-Lage and Kyle Dickson from the Visual and Performing Arts Academy.
Semifinalists must meet additional requirements and advance to Finalist standing to be considered for National Merit Scholarships. About 8,000 awards of three types offered annually: 2,500 National Merit $2,500 Scholarships for which all Finalists compete; over 1,000 corporate-sponsored Merit Scholarship awards for Finalists who meet criteria of sponsoring corporate organization, and over 4,500 college-sponsored Merit Scholarship awards for Finalists who will attend sponsor college/university. Corporate organizations also provide about 1,300 Special Scholarships for other high performers in competition who are not Finalists.
Coral Reef Senior highschool is located at 10101 S.W. 152 Street Miami, FL 33157. For more information call, 305.232.2044 , or visit http://crhs.dadeschools.net/