Thursday, May 2012
11th Grader Lauded in National Merit Scholarship Program
Congratulations to 11th grader, Liam Lundy who’s score in the national PSAT/NMSQT test qualified him into the National Merit Scholarship program. Liam’s selection index score placed him within the top 3.33% of the 1.5 million students who participated in the test. According to the National Merit Scholarship criteria, Liam’s ranking distinguishes him as having outstanding academic potential and qualifies him for a CPRS College referral service. Liam is eligible to qualify for Merit scholarships that provide money for college tuition and that promote student scholars to colleges and Universities who are interested in their high academic standing. Congratulations Liam!
12th Grader is Awarded the Prestigious Horatio Alger Illinois Scholarship
CWS senior, Jhanneu Roberts has been named a 2012 Illinois Scholar and awarded an academic scholarship from the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans. Jhanneu was one of only twenty Illinois students to receive this award that is given to students who demonstrate and exemplify "...hard work, determination, integrity and perseverance." Jhanneu's award is part of a program that awards about $7 million academic scholarships annually. Congratulations Jhanneu!