About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation have been recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although they will not continue in the 2022 competition for National Merit® Scholarship awards, Commended Students placed among the top 50,000 students who entered the 2022 competition by taking the 2020 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.
Ali has been a principal’s list honor roll student throughout high school. He is a member of Team 5401: FIRST Robotics, Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS), National Honor Society, Mathletes, and the Tennis Team. His hobbies include programming, gardening, exercising, reading, and playing video games. Ali plans to dual major in Computer Science and Physics. His goal is to become a Quantum Computer Scientist and then a Politician.
Bensalem Township School District is extremely proud of the accomplishments of our academically talented students and congratulate Ali on this outstanding achievement.