Villa Maria Academy senior Jessica Perry has been named a National Merit Scholarship Finalist. Finalists are chosen from the approximately 16,000 semifinalists named in the fall, and must have maintained high academic standards and met other qualifications. About 1.5 million students enter the competition nationally by taking the PSAT in their junior year.
Jessica was also named Main Line Student of the Week on March 6. She is president of Tri-M International Music Honor Society, and sings in the concert chorus. She is also on the leadership team of her parish’s youth group.
From March through June, finalists in the program may be selected to win one of several types of program scholarships: National Merit® $2500 Scholarships,