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Four Lemont high schoolers named National Merit Commended Students

Published: Monday, Sept. 30, 2013 11:58 a.m. CDT

LEMONT – Lemont High School seniors Jarrod Hanson, Lucas Heatherington, Zachary Krepps and Anna Zechel have been named as National Merit Commended Students, according to a news release from Lemont High School.

The honor is based on scores on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.

According to the release, about 34,000 of the 1.5 million who take the test earn Commended status, ranking the four Lemont students among the top 5 percent in the class of 2014.

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