Seniors Named Commended Students In National Merit Scholarship Program
Seniors Named Commended Students In National Merit Scholarship Program
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In addition to the 11 Jericho High School students named semifinalists for the National Merit Scholarship Program, the organization named 29 Jericho students to the National Merit Scholarship Program Commended Students list. 

The following Jericho students are 2016 Commended Students, who were honored for their outstanding academic promise: Jake Carrion, Michael Carrion, Jason Chan, Nicole Chen, Cynthia Chu, Lauren Gold, Rachel Hahn, Matthew Herzog, Samyukta Jhavar, Joyce Jin, Uma Kanth, Gina Kim, Jonathan Lam, Dana Luong, Jason Micelotta, Ann Paulose, Nasif Quadir, Andrew Rabinowitz, Brianna Sa, Rishi Shah, Jihun Son, Matthew Swickle, Eric Wang, Robert Wong, Sarina Xu, Robert Yang, Yichen Zhang, Kevin Zheng, and Shijia Zheng.

Although Commended Students do not continue in the competition for National Merit Scholarships, some of these students do become candidates for Special Scholarships sponsored by corporations and businesses. The National Merit Scholarship Program is managed by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation, a non-profit organization dedicated to encouraging the pursuit of academic excellence.