Trumbull High School Principal Marc Guarino, announced that 12 students have been named Commended Students in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. They are:  Bhavya Bhushan, Alexandra Gruner, John Leonard, Rebecca Molinoff, Molly Moran, Jessica Oki, Alexander Recker, Hannah Sudhakar, Aravind Sureshbabu, Gabrielle Tropp, Benjamin Vu, and Madeline Weinstein. Letters of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, were presented by the principal to these seniors.

“The young men and women being named Commended Students have demonstrated outstanding potential for academic success,” commented a spokesperson for NMSC.  “These students represent a valuable national resource; recognizing their accomplishments, as well as the key role their schools play in their academic development, is vital to the advancement of educational excellence in our nation.  We hope that this recognition will help broaden their educational opportunities and encourage them as they continue their pursuit of academic success.”