Lakeside, Interlake lead local list of National Merit Scholarship semifinalists
Here are the local high-school students who were named semifinalists Wednesday in the National Merit Scholarship Program.
Some 16,000 high-school students were named semifinalists Wednesday in the National Merit Scholarship Program.
The designation makes the students eligible to compete for 8,300 merit scholarships worth more than $34 million that will be offered in the spring.
Locally, Lakeside School in Seattle topped the list with 31 semifinalists, followed by Bellevue's Interlake High, with 24, and Seattle's Garfield High, with 22.
Local semifinalists and their schools are:
Archbishop Thomas J. Murphy High School, Everett: Robert M. Filley.
Auburn Mountainview High School, Auburn: Heather C. Odell
Aviation High School, Des Moines: Jenny Gao, Davis Yoshida.
Bainbridge High School, Bainbridge Island: Kendall A. Beckett, Haley J. Brandt-Erichsen, Maude J. Gibbins, Kendall M. Karcher, Bryn Olason, Kristen Siefert
Ballard High School, Seattle: Ruby A. Fore
Bear Creek School, Redmond: Katelyn M. Petrin, Nicholas T. Van Baak, Gabriel Wang
Bellevue High School, Bellevue: Robert Ding, Tsu-Fang Lu, Curren Mehta, Laura P. Vidale, Robin M. Winstanley
Bishop Blanchet High School, Seattle: Zachary Traynor, Kylie E. Zane
Bothell High School, Bothell: Benjamin R. Gamman
Cedarcrest High School, Duvall: Riley H. Wilk,
Chief Sealth International High School, Seattle: Brian J. Griffith
Eastlake High School, Sammamish: Blake Crinklaw
Eastside Catholic High School, Sammamish: William J. Patterson
Eastside Preparatory School, Kirkland: Amelia G. Durham
Franklin High School, Seattle: Alexandra N. Ricks
Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, Seattle: Emma M. Murphy
Garfield High School, Seattle: Emma Baker, Peter L. Beery, Grant E. Bronsdon, Callan I. Carow, Rachel M. DeCordoba, Jackson Dunnington, Alyssa B. Eldridge, Emile I. Gleeson, Olivia S. Gordon, Sam M. Heft-Luthy, Sierra A. Kaplan-Nelson, Alexander R. Kaufman, Ryan A. Kupyn, Gabriel Lesnick, Emma K. Meersman, Almeda Moree-Sanders, Joshua Y. Rubenstein, Matthew B. Sabath, Isabel Suhr, Dylan J. Swiggett, Helen Tang, Seth W. Vanderwilt
Gig Harbor High School, Gig Harbor: Jasper C. Vaughn
Glacier Peak High School, Snohomish: Hans S. Jorgensen
Harry S. Truman High School, Federal Way: Stefan L. Carey
Holy Names Academy, Seattle: Katherine A. Arthofer, Madison T. Beiler, Hilary J. McLeland-Wieser
Homeschool, Bothell: Yota C. Kato
Homeschool, Federal Way: Alexander A. Anderson
Homeschool, Seattle: Eli Sohl
Homeschool, Snoqualmie: Elizabeth Zhang
Inglemoor High School, Kenmore: April L. Baldock, Shannon R. Barnes, Evan M. Patrick, Anne H. Seckinger
Ingraham High School, Seattle: Jin-Li Chang, Justus Goldstein-Shirley
Interlake High School, Bellevue: Akshay Belur, Sunjay B. Bhatia, Evan R. Ding, Carew Giberson-Chen, Daniel J. Gorrie, Mitchell M. Huang, Matthew L. Klucher, Anusha Kukreja, Lucinda Li, Katherine A. Lin, Lawrence Liu, Andrew S. Nelson, Beini Pan, Vivek K. Paramasivam, Alexander Pizzirani, Michael B. Qian, Zachary M. Reshovsky, Aaron Z. Roper, Kunal Roy, Samuel A. Shank, Ajay Solanky, Eric Sun, Lydia K. Teegan, Helen Yu
International Community School, Kirkland: Pauline H. Chane, Edward M. Cordell, Jessica S. Jin, Jack D. Speelman
International School, Bellevue: Noel G. de Sa e Silva, Mitchell C. Krawczyk
Issaquah High School, Issaquah: Michael E. Koho, Tsung Ling Wu, Steven Z. Yang
John F. Kennedy Memorial High School, Seattle: Rebecca L. Leslie
Juanita High School, Kirkland: Audrey H. Hsu, Sam H. Schwabacher, Luke Sironski-White
Kamiak High School, Mukilteo: Eldo Kim, Thomas R. Lemaster, Miles D. Reichenbach
Kentlake High School, Kent: Kyle A. Woo
Kentridge High School, Kent: Patricia Galvez
Kings High School, Shoreline: Minseung Choi
Lake Stevens High School, Lake Stevens: Alexander D. Johnson
Lake Washington High School, Kirkland: Peter J. Dolan, Suejean Hwangpo, Jake O. Nash.
Lakeside School, Seattle: Lucas J. Bench, Andrew J. Bhak, Kayla L. Caldwell, Beatrice Collison, Patrick B. Corry, Karisma R. Gupta, Dongyoon J. Kang, Aran Khanna, Alice J. Kim, Alex Koh, Grace E. Levy, Geoffrey C. Martin-Noble, Brian C. Masterson, Nathaniel K. Mayer, Meredith L. McCormack-Mager, Joseph K. Min, Alex J. Miropolsky, Emily E. Moore, Grace C. Noah, Maia K. Nowack, David H. Oh, Emma D. Page, Morgan C. Richmond, Adrian Rodrigues, Hannah G. Ruggiero, Jinglan Wang, Madeleine A. Weinstein, Killian M. Widdis, Darren P. Wu, Jonathan Yu, Kevin Yu
Liberty High School, Renton: John Lorenz, Michael C. Payant
Mercer Island High School, Mercer Island: Kendall E. Fagan, Samyukta L. Lanka, Andrea T. Lin, Alexander L. Mesher, Jolie Z. Shen, Kelsey S. Skordal
Monroe High School, Monroe: Howard Chen, Matthew F. Engel
Mount Si High School, Snoqualmie: Brian W. Copeland, Riley A. Edwards, Sally A. Miller
Nathan Hale High School, Seattle: Tessa Thorsen
Newport High School, Bellevue: Alin Barsan, Marigold F. Bays-Muchmore, Rosalynn Emberton, Manning Feng, Andrew Ho, Jeremiah H. Li, Anita Lo, Allison L. Lu, Pei Tao, Sophia K. Wang, Linsen M. Wu, Venecia Y. Xu, Min-Joo Yi, Joshua J. Yip
Providence Classical Christian School, Lynnwood: Rachael A. Schlimmer
Redmond High School, Redmond: Maya N. Balakrishnan, Tara G. Balakrishnan, Rebecca F. Ballantyne, Michael A. Gilroy, Benjamin C. Keller, Jihoon Lee, Nolan A. Miller, Ananya Murali, Preetum Nakkiran, Kevin R. Parker, Dhaaruni Sreenivas, Sophia Y. Xu, Miriam C. Zeitz, Edward C. Zhang
Roosevelt High School, Seattle: Alden M. Bradford, Brendan C. McGovern, Eliana T. Schwartz
Seattle Academy, Seattle: Peter L. Alexieff, Nina L. Finley, Claire I. Looney
Shorecrest High School, Shoreline: Isabelle A. Edwards, Christopher R. Hughes, Kelsey M. Josund, Skylar F. Shibayama
Shoreline Christian High School, Shoreline: Kevin N. Kredit, Joshua D. Ruiter
Skyline High School, Sammamish: Karsten A. Ball, Amy L. Bearman, Miles Blackwood, Shirley Chung, Clare McGrane, Brian B. Pak, Ashwin K. Rao
Tahoma High School, Covington: Caleb Eades.
The Bush School, Seattle: Jillian M. Gerke
The Overlake School, Redmond: Daniel P. Johnson, C. Iyad J. Owen-Elia, Emily C. Thacher
Transition School For Early Entrance Program, Seattle: Kolya Malkin
University Preparatory Academy, Seattle: Kaustubh V. Deo, Grace E. Mitchell
Woodinville High School, Woodinville: Shawn A. Doty, Conner S. Kummerlowe
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