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MMA's Commended Students in the National Merit Scholarship Program

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Margaret Staszak, Principal, Victoria Riso, Isobel Johnston and Sister Mary Ellen Twist, President
Margaret Staszak, Principal, Victoria Riso, Isobel Johnston and Sister Mary Ellen Twist, President

Mrs. Margaret Staszak, Principal of Mt. Mercy Academy, announced today that two MMA students have been named a Commended Student in the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Program. Isobel Johnston, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Johnston of East Aurora, and Victoria Riso, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Riso of Hamburg placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2012 competition by taking the PSAT National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.  A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to these scholastically talented seniors.         

Commended Students represent some of the most academically talented student in the United States. Mount Mercy Academy extends sincere congratulations to Isobel Johnston, Victoria Riso and their families.

 

"Attending Mount Mercy Academy is one of the best decisions I could have made. Since day one they have challenged me academically, to strive and succeed. For the past two years at Mount Mercy, I received so much help from all the teachers. They are always open to help me with any questions I have. My teachers have even taken time whenever they can to help me to do well with upcoming tests and quizzes. With their help I have been on both honor rolls, and have been a scholar athlete."

Bella Longo

Class of 2019

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