Class of 2022 Commended National Merit Scholars

October 4, 2021

Cathedral Catholic High School is pleased to announce that ten students scored well enough on the 2020 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test to receive recognition in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Principal Conroy would like to congratulate the following students who are Commended Students in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC®), which conducts the program, were presented by the principal to these scholastically talented seniors: 

Lucille Bacich
Spencer Capozello
Andrew Cowling
Ireland Fravel
Colleen Lyons
Heather Lyons
Gavin Michelsen
Michelle Moreau
Addison Steele
Elizabeth Tabornal 

About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although they will not continue in the 2022 competition for National Merit Scholarship awards, Commended Students placed 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.”