National Achievement and National Hispanic Recognition honorees announced

September 24, 2014

Oak Park and River Forest High School is proud to announce that senior Matthias Pergams has placed as a National Achievement Scholarship semifinalist in the 2014-2015 program, which is sponsored by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Semifinalists in this competition represent roughly 1 percent of the Black American high school students who requested consideration for the program when they took the 2013 PSAT.

In addition, Sebastian Torero has earned a National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) award, placing him among the top 2 percent of Hispanic/Latino students taking the 2013 PSAT.