Jeff Dalzell, principal of Granville Christian Academy, has announced students Lucy Dickson and Perrianna Haga have been named National Merit Scholarship “Semi-Finalists,” and Kalene Close has been named a “Commended Student” in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program.
“GCA is proud to announce that two of the five seniors named as semi-finalists in all of Licking County are GCA seniors,” Dalzell stated in a school press release.
About 16,000 semi-finalists and 34,000 commended students
throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic
Semi-finalists and commended students placed among the top
50,000 students of more than 1.6 million students who entered the 2018
competition by taking the 2016 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship
Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT), according to the release.