South Orangetown Central School District

Tappan Zee High School seniors Olivia Steger and Jonathan Young have been recognized as 2021 National Merit Scholarship Commended Students for scoring among the top three percent of the more than 1.5 million students nationwide who took the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test in October 2019. “Jonathan and Olivia are two well-rounded students who have excelled in many areas at TZ,” remarked Principal Rudy Arietta. “It’s great for them to be recognized for their achievement and this is a well-deserved honor for them both.”

Senior Peter Wu is a 2021 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist and will advance for Finalist consideration this winter.

Congratulations, Olivia, Jonathan and Peter!

National Merit Commended Students Olivia Steger and Jonathan Young