Blake Gerttula, a student at Knappa High School, has recently been selected for membership in The National Society of High School Scholars. The society invites only those students who have superior academic achievement and are among the top scholars in the nation. The announcement was made by NSHSS Honorary Chair Claes Nobel, a senior member of the Nobel Prize Family.
"I congratulated Blake on this outstanding achievement and applaud the commitment to academic excellence," Nobel said. "The hard work and success of these exceptional young people will ensure a future generation dedicated to their communities and world betterment."