Congratulations to 14 RCDS National Merit Semifinalists


RCDS is proud to announce that 14 RCDS seniors were named National Merit Semifinalists! Across the nation, only 1 percent of students who take the PSAT qualify for this honor. Congratulations to the students and to Rye Country Day!

James Chen
Sarah Colin
Matias Esquivel Losada
Joseph Farrell
Alexander R. Hackett
Mia Hotsuki
Georgia A. Mandell
Mindy Pang
Jason Schnall
William Shabecoff
Nishan Shehadeh
Nicholas Tallis
Cecilia van Paasschen
Jialin Yang

The National Merit Scholarship Program, which celebrates academic achievement in high school students, selects 16,000 high school seniors from across the country as semifinalists based on their PSAT scores (a test taken by roughly 1.6 million students each year). For more information, click here.