SMSD Seniors Named 2022 National Merit Finalists

SMSD Seniors Named 2022 National Merit Finalists
Shawnee Mission School District

The National Merit Program announced 13 Shawnee Mission School District 2022 seniors are National Merit Finalists.

These students took the 2020 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT), which served as an initial screen for more than a million entrants each year. 

The following Shawnee Mission students earned finalist distinction and have the opportunity to advance in competition for National Merit Scholarship awards, amounting to about $30 million that will be offered this spring.

SMSD 2022 National Merit Finalists


Kurt Cronenwett

Sam Huntley

Kenneth McCullough

Emily Moseley

Ibrahim Sufi

Andrew Ward


Lincoln Bartelt

Nathaniel Hollman

Alexa Magstadt


Megan Bogner

Clint McKenzie


Benjamin Phillips

Tyler VanDeventer