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Six Lake Forest Community High School District 115 Students Announced as Semifinalists in the 2023 National Merit® Scholarship Program

The following Lake Forest Community High School students have been announced as Semifinalists in the 2023 National Merit Scholarship Program:

William Boyle

Laurel Curry

Jonas Kobza

Elizabeth Kuehnle

Kevin Taylor

Gregor White

These academically talented high school seniors, who represent less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors, have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,250 National Merit Scholarships worth nearly $28 million that will be offered next spring. Merit Scholar designees are selected on the basis of their skills, accomplishments, and potential for success in rigorous college studies.

“This is an incredible achievement for each of these students, who represent the very best of Lake Forest Community High School,” said LFHS Principal Dr. Erin Lenart. “We are extremely proud of them and excited to watch as they continue their academic growth throughout the coming year and in their college careers,”

National Merit Scholarship winners of 2023 will be announced in four nationwide news releases beginning in April and concluding in July 2023.