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Congrats to the Semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship

National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $33 million that will be offered next spring. From the 16,000 Semifinalists, about 15,000 are expected to advance to the Finalist level and in February they will be notified of this designation. Freedom High School seniors Michael O. Harding and Carol W. Lin have attained the position of Semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. Liberty High School seniors Madeleine G. Atwood and Samuel Kaufmann have attained the position of Semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.