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The National Merit Scholarship Program has determined which of the semifinalists named in September 2012 are advancing to finalist standing in the competition. Finalists are considered for National Merit Scholarships offered in spring 2013.

Twelve ETHS students were named 2013 finalists in the National Merit Scholarship competition: Connor S. Brennan, Emma R. Cohen, Margaret M. Davies, Anna D. Kanter, Katherine J. Latimer, Liam P. Lundy, Allison J. Managlia, Caroline E. McFadden, Rosa G. Novak, Sarah M. Posner, Kim Myro Santos and Dina C. Sinclair.

The National Merit Scholarship Company (NMSC) annually recognizes U.S. high school students who demonstrate academic excellence. For more information about the National Merit Scholarship Program, please visit the NMSC website at www.nationalmerit.org.