Community High School District 94

326 Joliet Street, West Chicago IL 60185

Contact:  Mary Randle's email, 630/876-6556
Community Relations Coordinator

PRESS RELEASE

Feb 23, 2005

CHS Student Christopher Carrington Named
National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Community High School District 94 senior Christopher Carrington has advanced to Finalist status in the National Merit Scholarship Program. In March, finalists will be notified if they have been chosen as scholarship recipients. Approximately 8,200 Merit Scholarship winners will be selected from more than 15,000 Finalists. Community High School Principal John Highland presented a Certificate of Merit to Carrington to acknowledge his status as a Finalist. "We're very proud of Chris," said Highland. "He is a fine student, and we have great hopes that he will receive one of the National Merit Scholarships." Carrington is the son of Jami and Joe Carrington of Winfield.

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