The Oklahoma high school students who have won college-based National Merit Scholarships were recently announced. The winners' scholarships are funded by the colleges they will attend. The students were selected from about 1.5 million high school juniors who took the exam in 2011.
Here is a list of winners by school:
Altus High School: Caleb Crawford.
Bartlesville High School: Gavin Dolsky, Leanna Elkins, Katy Layman, David Mitchell, Jessica Pope and Rachel Wittenbach.
Bishop Kelley High School in Tulsa: Kelsey Ritchie, James Snapp and William Warner.
Bishop McGuinness High School in Oklahoma City: Kathryn Kearns, James LaPorte and Sabrina Waugh.
Booker T. Washington High School in Tulsa: Samuel Madaj and Grant Spurling.
Broken Arrow High School: Andrew Abbott, Brian Haiduk and Alex Harper.
Casady School in Oklahoma City: Survaish Khastgir.
Cascia Hall in Tulsa: Samuel Austin, James Butler, Mary Grier and Damon Meadows.
Choctaw High School: Natalie Butcher.
Classen School of Advanced Studies in Oklahoma City: Neha Pullela, Sarah Blair and Naomi Fox.
Clinton High School: William Davis.
Coram Deo Classical Academy in Bartlesville: Derek Chisum.
Coweta High School: Thomas Littlejohn.
Deer Creek High School: Stephen Dyer, Allison Mee, Casey Pattillo and Jacob Young.
Edison High School in Tulsa: Roy Baker.
Edmond Memorial High School: Parker Cain, Elisabeth Green, Christina Hagemeier, Daniel King, Meghan Rice, Joel Schimek and Jacqueline Visina.
Edmond Santa Fe High School: Jenny Ancik.
Enid High School: Haden Hime and Elizabeth Willeford.
Fairview High School: Connor Cusack.
Heritage Hall: Ashley Mandanas.
Holland Hall in Tulsa: Phillip Gamble.
Homeschool: Ellis Bender, of Tulsa; Amanda Brown, of Tulsa; India Loyd, of Edmond; Luke Myers, of Moore; Ryan Orland, of Moore; Anna Sahlstrom, of Tulsa; and Christopher Parker, of Sapulpa.
Idabel High School: James Martin.
Jenks High School: Lauren Austin, Megan Cheng, Patrick Culp and Trevor Wilkinson.
MacArthur High School in Lawton: Stephen McCray.
Metro Christian Academy in Tulsa: Mitchell Carson and Kelsey McKee.
Moore High School: Marielle Crowell.
Norman High School: Daniel Goree and Jeffrey Terry.
Norman North High School: Jackson Monroe.
Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics in Oklahoma City: Austin Budd, of Edmond.
Owasso High School: Brian Neldon, David Bruner and Courtney Mantle.
Putnam City North High School: Tyler Watson.
Seminole High School: Brandon Mills.
Southwest Covenant School in Yukon: Trevor Carmack, Christian Hagen and Garrett Lessman.
Stillwater High School: Noah Gade.
Tahlequah High School: Pamela McKee and Kailey Perry.
Tulsa Union High School: Mitchell Gordon and Claire Thompson.
Victory Christian School in Tulsa: Ashlyn Dillon, Garrett Lyons and Nicholas Taylor.
Washington High School: Raychel Kozik.