The information below comes from District 113.
Nineteen Deerfield High School students have been named Commended Students in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program.
About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2013 competition by taking the 2011 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Tests.
Commended scholars are Jordan Abosch, Margaret Ackerson, Theodore Culbertson, Jack Dimatteo, Melissa Fradkin, Carly Goodman, Andrew Gordon, Matthew Kollada, Ariel Marks, Kaitlin Murphy, Alec Pighetti, Joshua Sapinsley, Daniel Schwartz, Christine Stitcher, Matthew Wexler, Kevin Wilson, Matthew Zull, Kevin Brenner, Alex Behn.