Canon-McMillan High School's Kevin Freeman has been named a semi-finalist for the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program. The recognition is based on his scores on the preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. Additionally, Benjamin D. Macioszek and Jacob I. Brown have been named commended students. About 15,000 merit semi-finalists from across the country are expected to advance to compete for 8,400 scholarships worth more than $36 million to be awarded in the spring. About 34,000 commended students thoughout the nation are being recognized for their academic promise, although they will not continue in the 2013 competition for a National Merit Scholarship award. Commended students placed among the top 5 percent of more …
The high school, in conjunction with Chyten Educational Services, is offering a free ACT versus SAT diagnostic assessment this Saturday.
Canon-McMillan parents and students, listen up: Still confused on whether to take the SAT or ACT? Then an event slated for Saturday at Canon-McMillan High School may be just what you are looking for. The high school, in conjunction with Chyten Educational Services, is offering a free ACT versus SAT diagnostic assessment to all Canon-McMillan High School students in grades 10 and 11. The event is scheduled for this Saturday, Jan. 12. Students will receive a free consultation with Chyten, during which parents may meet with a Chyten educational adviser to discuss results and strategies for improvement. For more information, contact the high school counseling department at 724-745-1400.