Three students from The Episcopal School of Dallas Class of 2016 have been named semifinalists in the 2015-16 National Merit Scholarship Program. Approximately 16,000 high school seniors nationwide are named Semifinalists, representing the top one percent of PSAT scores taken in 2014-15. These students will compete for National Merit Scholarships. Finalists will be announced in February.
ESD's National Merit Semifinalists will be recognized in a special chapel service on Tuesday, September 22. This year's semifinalists are Evan Marshall, Kohl Swift, and Julius Stener.
Pedro Rivera '16 will also be honored as a National Hispanic Scholar at the same chapel service for his participation in the National Hispanic Recognition Program. An invitation to apply for this recognition is extended to students who score in the top 2.5 percent among Hispanic and Latino PSAT/NMSQT test takers.