Saint Thomas Academy students receive scholarships

The Saint Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights announced Tuesday that the following seniors were named commended students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program: Collin Dobie of Saint Paul, Louis Holtz of Minneapolis (Linden Hills), Kevin Malecha of Mendota Heights, Austin Petronack of Woodbury and Joseph Riehm of Stillwater.

More than 1.5 million high school juniors in the nation entered the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, which served as an initial screen of program entrants. The nationwide pool of semifinalists, which represents less than 1 percent of U.S. high school students, includes the highest scoring entrants in each state. Commended students pool, which represents the top 5 percent of U.S. high school seniors, is also made up of the highest scoring entrants in each state.

 

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