Shannon Salerni '23 Named National Merit Semifinalist
Today, officials at the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of high school students who qualified as National Merit Semifinalists through the annual National Merit Scholarship program. Fewer than 1% of all high school students nation wide qualify as a Semifinalist. Padua Academy is proud to honor senior Shannon Salerni who has earned this prestigious title. She will continue in this scholarship program potentially to be named a National Merit Finalist in February.
Shannon is a National Honors Society student at Padua Academy and member of the Field Hockey and Lacrosse teams. In addition to being a 2-year Captain of the Padua Lacrosse team, Shannon has participated in the Blue Gold Club for all four years, the Math Madness/Math League, the Goldfish Club, Ronald's Rescue and La Dolce Vita.