Student Achievement

Student Achievement

National Merit semifinalists

The National Merit Scholarship Program recognizes academic achievement. Across the country, about 16,000 semifinalists have an opportunity to compete for about 8,000 National Merit scholarships. Here are the National Merit semifinalists from Chesterfield County Public Schools for the 2015 scholarship program:

  • Appomattox Regional Governor’s School student Jonathan Spence
  • Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School students Joshua Barlow, Megan Campbell, Lucy Grinnan, Carrie Hamilton, Sarah Holliday, Tyler Walker, Justin Wilck, Alan Zhang and Chuyi Zhou

National Achievement semifinalists

The National Achievement Scholarship Program recognizes scholastically talented black students, selecting about 1,600 semifinalists each year to compete for 800 ​scholarships. Here are the National Achievement semifinalists from Chesterfield County Public Schools for the 2015 scholarship program:

  • ​Appomattox Regional Governor’s School students Sarina Harper and Allen Lucas
  • ​Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School studentMichael Thompson