BART Student 'Commended' in the National Merit Scholarship Program
ADAMS, Mass. — Principal Rebecca Gleason, of Berkshire Arts & Technology (BArT) Charter Public School announced that Asa Webster has been named a Commended Student in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program.
A Letter of Commendation from the School and the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, has been presented to this senior.
"Those being named Commended Students have demonstrated outstanding potential for academic success," said a spokesperson for NMSC. "These students represent a valuable national resource; recognizing their accomplishments, as well as the key roll their schools play in their academic development, is vital to the advancement of educational excellence in our nation. We hope that this recognition will help to broaden their educational opportunities and encourage them as they continue their pursuit of academic success."
About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Commended Students placed among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2022 competition by taking the 2020 Preliminary SAT / National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).