Hunter Ford - National Merit Scholar Commended Student

Hunter Ford

Pikeville  High School is pleased to congratulate Jonathan Hunter Ford as a National Merit Scholar Commended student.  Hunter Ford is the son of Jonathan Ford and Christie Wood of Pikeville, Kentucky.  He is a member of the Academic Team, National Honor Society, Student Council, Beta Club, and the Kentucky Youth Assembly.  Hunter also assists the PHS football team and PHS track and field.  Hunter is also a 2018 Governor’s Scholar.  He plans to major in Biology and hopes to attend the University of Kentucky.  The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has named 34,000 students who are being recognized for exceptional academic promise.  Commended students placed among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students who took the PSAT/NMSQT in October 2017.  “These students represent a valuable national resource; recognizing their accomplishments, as well as the key role their schools play in their academic development, is vital to the advancement of educational excellence in our nation.  We hope that this recognition will help broaden their educational opportunities and encourage them as they continue their pursuit of academic success.”

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