South Orangetown Central School District

Tappan Zee High School is proud to announce that six seniors were named Commended Students in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program for their exceptional academic promise. Commended students placed among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students who entered the 2018 competition by taking the 2016 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.

Tappan Zee High School's six National Merit Scholarship Commended Students holding their commendation letters

Congratulations to our 2018 NMS Commended Students! Pictured: Bottom row – Kaylee Liang, Riya R. Gandi and Sarah Pan; Top row – Gary S. Hu, Nicole Malpeli, and Jake A. Laddis.