Arya Pratap ’21 named US Presidential Scholar
Congratulations to senior Arya Pratap for her recognition as a US Presidential Scholar, one of the nation’s highest honors for high school seniors. Students are selected based on their academic success, artistic and technical excellence, as well as evidence of community service, leadership and demonstrated commitment to high ideals.
“This has reaffirmed that everything I’ve worked for so far has been impactful. Being recognized on a national level by the President of the United States feels so surreal to me,” Arya said.
View this KRON4 interview with Arya and her English teacher, Ms. Friedsam ’97. In addition to Arya’s selection, Ms. Friedsam was also recognized as a Distinguished Teacher in the US Presidential Scholars program.