National MeritJanuary 17, 2017
Congratulations to Cedar Creek senior Sarfraz Ahmed, who was recently named a National Merit Semifinalist.
Ahmed is one of the academically talented high school seniors who have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some $33 million in scholarships offered next spring.
He was among some 1.6 million juniors who entered the program by taking the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. From the approximately 16,000 semifinalists, about 90 percent are expected attain finalist standing.
Ahmed is the son of Nasir and Kishwar Ahmed of Ruston.
More Cougar Spotlights
- Barmore named Ruston Kiwanis Outstanding Educator of the YearDecember 14, 2018
- A Work of the heARTSeptember 27, 2017
- Cedar Creek’s Miss LouisianaJune 19, 2017
- Historical HonorMarch 1, 2017
- International TravelJuly 8, 2016
- Amongst the greatsSeptember 1, 2015
- First-rate blogJanuary 29, 2015
- Kelly O'Neal, all-around cowgirlOctober 21, 2014
- John McCallum, Class of 2012August 15, 2014