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New Hyde Park Boasts Six Commended Students

Six New Hyde Park Memorial High School seniors were named Commended Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Aisha Abdelhamid, Sahran Amin, Minato Fukuda, Aleena Kavanakudy, Vishwajit Sharma and Ramsha Shoaib were among approximately 34,000 students across the nation that were recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although they will not continue in the 2019 competition for National Merit Scholarship awards, Commended Students placed among the top 50,000 scorers out of more than 1.6 million students who entered the 2019 competition by taking the 2017 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.