• Posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2012 12:01 a.m.
    UPDATED: Wednesday, September 26, 2012 8:50 p.m.

Recently officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 58th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Among them is Micah E. Bostian of East Rowan High School.
These academically talented high school seniors may continue in the competition for 8,300 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $32 million that will be offered next spring. To be considered for a Merit Scholarship award, semifinalists must fulfill several requirements to advance to the finalist level of the competition. About 90 percent of the semifinalists are expected to attain finalist standing, and more than half of the finalists will win a National Merit Scholarship.The following is a list of the Star Students for September at Granite Quarry Elementary.
Hailey Tippins, Max Mitchell, Isabelle Jarvis, Aubrey Stiltner, Kylie Sharpe, Josh Jeans, Mayra Fabian, Bryal Mayhue, Hijkeem Still, Alejandro Murillo, Jaila Baker, Ny'Kayra Macon, Icesis Nwafor, Noah Cauble, Morrigan Wilhelm, Yairi Pleitez, Abigail Larson, Tiffany Davis, Logan Thomasee, Nazaye Tilley.The following students were named good citizens for the month of September:
? Pre-K - Shunny Azcatl, Evan Miller and Caleb Shores
? Kindergarten - Maggie Antosek and Kelsie Glover
? First grade - Kaiden Dulkoski and Ruby Claire Walser
? Second grade - Parker Jenkins and A. J. Flynn
? Third grade - Ella Trainor
? Fourth grade - Marina Mueller
? Fifth grade - Lexy Smith
? Sixth grade - Jason Matthews and Caleb Fleeman
? Seventh grade - Bess Bryan and Grace Kellicut
? Eighth grade - Connor Malloy

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