Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Two Knights Recognized as National Merit Semi-Finalist; One Commended

Congratulations to Mount Michael’s two National Merit Semi-finalists. Sam Bohart and Christian Keller.
Semifinalists represent less than one percent of U.S. High school seniors.

Sam is the son of Drs. Andrew and Patricia Bohart of Lincoln Nebraska. He attended Lux Middle School and is a member or St. Joseph's Parish.

Christian is the son of Steve and Cathy Keller of Omaha. He attended St. Stephen the Martyr School and parish in Omaha.

Semifinalists now continue on to compete for National Merit Scholarships. Finalist status and scholarship winners are announced in the spring.

National Merit Commended Students will be announced at a later date.

Previous Year's Honorees

Mount Michael is also proud to announce that Jackson Thompson was named a National Merit Commended Student.

Commended students represent the top 5% of the 1.5 million students entered in the 2016 competition.

Jackson is the son of Dr. Michael and Michele Thompson of Elkhorn.  He attended Elkhorn Valley View Middle School.