2 Osseo seniors named National Merit Commended students

Osseo Senior High students Kerry J. Bloomfield and Rory J. Stiller have been named Commended Students in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program.

A letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation, which conducts the program, will be presented to these scholastically talented seniors.

About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although they will not continue in the 2014 competition for National Merit Scholarship awards, Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2014 competition by taking the 2012 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.