Two NHS Students Named African American Scholars

African American Scholars

The following students have been identified through the 2021 College Board National Recognition Program:


African American Scholar:

Alexis Boykin

Amarachukwu Nwanoro


Over 1.5 million junior students took the 2019 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, otherwise known as the PSAT/NMSQT, a nationwide competition for recognition and awards conducted by National Merit Scholarship Corporation and The College Board.  The top 2.5% of test takers who identified as African American, Hispanic American or Latinx, Indigenous, attend school in a rural area, or are from a small town were extended an invitation to submit an application this past spring and were evaluated accordingly.  Congratulations to both Alexis Boykin and Amarachukwu Nwanoro, Class of 2021, who were identified as an African American Scholar based on their exceptional performance on the 2019 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).  We are T-Bolt proud!

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