Floyd Central’s Gregory Jeckel, Cooper Smith, Lucas Eichenberger, Colleen Cary, Charlotte McFerran and Haley Sieg have been named Commended Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship program. A letter of Commendation from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented to these students on Class Day in May. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the country are being recognized for their exceptional promise. Commended students place among the top 50,000 scores of more than 1.6 million students who entered the 2019 competition by taking the 2017 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying test (PSAT/NMSQT). Congratulations to this wonderful group of students!