High School Senior Named Commended Student

West Hempstead High School senior Ethan Salonga was named a Commended Student in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Approximately 34,000 students were recognized for their outstanding academic performance across the country. Ethan placed among the top 5 percent of 1.5 million students who entered the competition by taking the 2014 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.

The district congratulates Ethan on his distinguished academic performance and wishes him a very successful senior year at West Hempstead High School.