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Three South Fork High School Seniors Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Three South Fork High School seniors have been named Semifinalists in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program.  The National Merit Scholarship Program is a renowned academic competition for recognition and scholarships that began in 1955.

This year’s competition began in October 2019 when more than 1.5 million juniors in approximately 21,000 high schools took the PSAT/NMSQT, which served as an initial screen of program entrants.  The highest-scoring participants in each state, representing less than one percent of our nation’s high school seniors, were named Semifinalists on a state-representational basis.  Finalists will be announced in the spring of 2021.

Congratulations to the following National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists from the Martin County School District:

South Fork High School

  • Stephen R. Patten
  • Samuel G. Reeder
  • Austin Leo Thomas