National Merit Scholarship Finalists in San Diego County
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has released their list of students who earned National Merit Semi-Finalist status. That means that they have scored in the top .5% in their respective State, and they have a very good chance of becoming Finalists.
In San Diego County, there were 212 students who earned this honor. It’s rare. For example, Beverly Hills High School had 4. Hamilton Education said they had 112 students this year who earned this status.
Chris Hamilton at Hamilton Education stopped by Good Morning San Diego discussed what the scholarship means.