2017 Commended National Merit Scholars
Seniors Mark Alexander, Hannah Baker and Anna Boustany have been named Commended Merit Scholars in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.6 million students who entered the 2017 competition by taking the 2015 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. Congratulations Mark, Hannah and Anna on being named a Commended Scholar!
Mark is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Brian Alexander. He has attended Atlantic Shores Christian School since K-5. He is a member of the high school band, the jazz band, OneVoice, Student Body Government and National Honor Society. He attends New Covenant Presbyterian Church in Virginia Beach where he serves on the worship team. Mark plans to attend Covenant College upon graduation and pursue his interests in computer science, writing and music.
Hannah is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jason Baker. She has attended Atlantic Shores Christian School for 2 years. She is a member of the high school band, the jazz band, the worship team, the choir, the Ambassador’s Club, and Forensics. She attends New Life Providence in Virginia Beach. Hannah plans to attend the University of Virginia upon graduation and pursue a degree in environmental science.
Anna is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Marc Boustany. She has attended Atlantic Shores Christian School since K-5. She is a member of the high school band, the Ambassador’s Club, the Political Action Club and Forensics. She attends Redeemer Church in Chesapeake where she volunteers in the children’s ministry. Anna plans to attend William and Mary upon graduation and pursue a degree in international relations.