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Five Seniors Named National Merit Commended Students

Battle Ground Academy announced today that seniors Jackson Artrip, Hays Craig, Roman Kephart, Will Locke, and Mac Mayberry have been named Commended Students in the 2024 National Merit Scholarship Program. 

Commended Students placed among the top 50,000 students who entered the 2024 competition by taking the 2022 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.

"Those being named Commended Students have demonstrated outstanding potential for academic success," commented a spokesperson for NMSC. "These students represent a valuable national resource; recognizing their accomplishments, as well as the key role their schools play in their academic development, is vital to the advancement of educational excellence in our nation. We hope this recognition will help broaden their educational opportunities and encourage them as they continue their pursuit of academic success."