The National Merit Scholarship is awarded to students who scored
the highest in the nation and the state on their PSAT and have a
history of academic excellence.
On Sept. 15, the program announced approximately 16 thousand
semifinalists across the nation, and Jesuit High School
Sacramento is lucky enough to count four seniors among that
group: Charlie Diaz ’22, James Irwin ’22, Mathew Mellas ’22, and
Robert Lee ’22.
To become a semifinalist for the National Merit Scholarship is a