Saunders Catholic Schools


Chase Simpson earns academic honors from College Board National Recognition Programs

Senior, Chase Simpson has earned academic honors from the College Board National Recognition Programs. This program celebrate students’ hard work in high school and showcases their strong academic performance. The academic honors for rural area, Black, Indigenous, and/or Latino students are an opportunity for students to share their strong academic achievements with colleges and scholarship programs that are seeking to recruit diverse talent.

Chase earned the National Rural and Small Town Award. “We’re thrilled to celebrate our students and recognize them for the great work they’ve been doing. We’re proud of their strong academic performance in the classroom and on College Board assessments like the PSAT/NMSQT® exam,” said John Kreikemeier, Principal. “There’s so much that makes our students unique, and receiving this honor reinforces this as an asset for their future.”
The criteria for eligible students include:
• GPA of 3.5 or higher.
• PSAT/NMSQT or PSAT 10 assessment scores that are within the top 10% of assessment takers in each state.
• Attend school in a rural area or small town.
Congratulations Chase, we are proud of you!