National Merit Scholarship Winner: Melissa Slade

Congratulations to Melissa Slade, Class of 2015, for becoming the National Merit Scholarship WINNER! Melissa was selected a scholarship finalist earlier this year. All winners of the Merit Scholarship awards are chosen from the finalist group based on their abilities, skills, and accomplishments.  Academic records, test scores, and and recommendations are evaluated along with the student written essay.  Melissa has been recognized as one of the nation’s academically talented students and will be attending University of South Carolina-Columbia with this amazing scholarship opportunity!