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Blumenau and Stapels recognized by 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program Millis High School students named Commended Students

Cole A. Blumenau (left) and Jonah C. Stapels. Courtesy photo.

Millis High School principal, Mark Awdycki, is pleased to announce that seniors (Class of 2022) Cole A. Blumenau and Jonah C. Stapels have been named Commended Students in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC®), which conducts the program, has been presented to these scholastically-talented seniors.
About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Commended Students place among the top 50,000 students who entered the 2022 competition by taking the 2020 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®).
“Those being named Commended Students have demonstrated outstanding potential for academic success,” commented a spokesperson for NMSC. “These students represent a valuable national resource; recognizing their accomplishments, as well as the key role their schools play in their academic development, is vital to the advancement of educational excellence in our nation. We hope that this recognition will help broaden their educational opportunities and encourage them as they continue their pursuit of academic success.”