Meet our 2020 National Merit Semifinalists

Congratulations to our 2020 National Merit Semifinalists!

Twenty-four students from McClintock, Desert Vista and Corona del Sol high schools are in the running for the National Merit Scholarship program after earning some of the highest PSAT scores in Arizona.

To be considered for the National Merit Scholarship, Semifinalists will fill out an application. Winners will be chosen from the Finalist group based on their abilities, skills, and academic accomplishments.

These are our 2019-2020 Semifinalists:

McClintock High School

Caio Dengi

Connie Devenport

Theodore Strich


Desert Vista High School

Megan Chen

Jessica Condon

Lauren Jobe

Jonathan Pak

Evan Travis

Michelle Wei

James Wen

Mutian “Jerry” Xin

Nathan Zhang


 Corona del Sol High School

Justin Bai

Zachary Johnson

Eileen Li

Maria Liong

Sreya Pattipati

Kristen Roehling

Christopher Shin

Sarah Stellburg

Shane Tokishi

Luca Welch

David Wu

Jessica Zhang