Rockwall ISD has announced 17 National Merit Commended and 10 National Hispanic Scholars.
Seventeen Rockwall ISD students are among the top 5% throughout the nation recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Additionally, 10 students are among the top 5% who were selected as Hispanic Scholars. The National Hispanic Recognition Program, established in 1983, is a College Board program that provides national recognition of the exceptional academic achievement of Hispanic high school seniors and identifies them for postsecondary institutions.
MaryClare Oliver, senior at Rockwall-Heath HS, was recently named a National Merit Scholarship semifinalist.
More than 1.5 million students across the country took the qualifying test and only 16,000 qualified for this high honor, placing them in the top 1% of all students in the nation.
RHS National Merit Commended
RHS National Hispanic Recognition
RHHS National Hispanic Recognition
Press Release from Rockwall ISD