Commended Students placed among the top 50,000 students who entered the 2023 competition by taking the 2021 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).
This is the first time in four years that two Prep students were named semifinalists by the NMSC.
Of the 25 recipients, 18 received National Hispanic Recognition Awards and seven received National African American Recognition Awards.
Fordham Prep alumni made headlines in the world of sports throughout the summer. In June, freshly graduated Myles Hogan '22 won a National Championship in the boys 2-mile race at the Nike Outdoor Nationals in Oregon. In July, Cameron Young '15 made the biggest statement of his phenomenal rookie campaign on the PGA Tour by securing second place at The Open. In August, the baseball community mourned the loss of broadcast icon, Vin Scully '44, and remembered him as one of the greatest storytellers in sports.
Prep parent with background as a standout in both high school and the Ivy League to lead the lacrosse program into a new era.
Luca Gierlinger ‘22 reflects on his performing arts experience at Fordham Prep and his Royal Academy of Music audition.
Mr. Scully, a member of the Prep’s Hall of Honor, is broadly recognized as the greatest sportscaster in history. Requiem æternam dona Vincentio, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat ei.
138 Prep students received AP Scholar Awards from the College Board for their academic achievements in Advance Placement courses during the 2021-22 school year.
This group represents students who have demonstrated high achievement, responsible creativity and initiative, and effective independent study in multiple subject areas.
Fordham Prep and Boston College High School (BC High) have bestowed their first-ever Jesuit Veterans Service Awards to a deserving student from the class of 2022 at each of their schools this past spring. Both schools are hoping other Jesuit high schools across the country follow suit.