Six Seniors Named National Merit Commended Students

Six Seniors Named National Merit Commended Students
Six Sachem Central School District seniors have been named Commended Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

At the end of September, about 34,000 of the approximately 50,000 highest scorers were chosen for this honor based on their PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test results. All six students boast impressive academic résumés, including enrollment in numerous Advanced Placement courses, integral involvement in clubs and memberships in a plethora of honor societies. 

Selected to receive this honor are Sebastian Caparas, Alyssa Mei and Vincent Zhang from Sachem High School East and Mansi Kinare, Miguel Maramara and Carmine Passarella from Sachem High School North. 

The selected students received letters of commendation in recognition of their outstanding academic performance and are candidates for special scholarships sponsored by corporate businesses.