27 Staples High seniors earn 'commended' status
Published 9:18 pm, Wednesday, October 2, 2013
The group comprises singers, athletes, journalists, computer whizzes, piano players, artists and actors, Staples officials said in a news release. All take advanced placement and honors classes and are active in community-service organizations.
The 27 local students are among about 34,000 commended students nationally honored for what Staples said is exceptional academic promise, according to the release.
Commended students placed among the top 5 percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2014 competition by taking the 2012 Preliminary SAT.