Now in her second year at Davidson Day School, Parker Tompkins (10th) is challenging herself in the classroom. She is taking AP Physics and Honors Chemistry along with other honors courses. She also excels on the court, playing varsity volleyball and varsity basketball. In the first quarter of her sophomore year, Parker earned a 4.19 GPA.
The Middle School volleyball team beat York Prep in the semifinals of the QCC Tournament this evening and then fell to Carmel Christian in the Finals. Congratulations to the team for being the QCC Tournament Runner-Ups!! We are very proud!
James Rees (12th) was recently named a National Merit Semifinalist. He is among 16,000 top high school seniors across the country selected to advance in the 59th annual scholarship competition. These students are vying for 8,000 college scholarships worth approximately $35 million, to be awarded in the spring.
National Merit Semifinalists are students who scored in the upper one percent among 1.5 million high school juniors who took the 2012 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test last spring. Finalists will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, participation in school and community activities, honors and awards received and leadership.
Rees scored a perfect 800 on the math portion of the SAT. He has attended Davidson Day School since Kindergarten.