Fourteen Carroll Dragons have been recognized as National Hispanic Scholars.
The National Hispanic Recognition Program was intiated in 1983 to identify outstandings Hispanic/Latino high schools students. This year, the NHRP is recognizing about 5,300 Hispanic/Latino students selected from a pool of over 259,000 who took the 2012 PSAT/NMSQT/PAA.
Students recognized by the NHRP are at least one-quarter Hispanic/Latino and have achieved a minimum PSAT/NMSQT score for their region. Students with a junior year cumlative GPA of 3.5 or higher are designated as Scholars and those with a junior cumulative GPA of 3.0 to 3.49 are designated as Honorable Mentions.
The Carroll’s National Hispanic Scholars include:
Carroll ISD also received notification that 14 students were named National Merit Semi-Finalists. Click here to read the story.