Students Earn High Scores on National Latin Exam

Eight Fox Chapel Area High School students recently earned high marks on the 2017 National Latin Exam. Gold Medal/Summa Cum Laude awards were earned by senior Suvir Mirchandani and freshman Claire Fenton. A Silver Medal/Maxima Cum Laude award was given to sophomore Marissa Hardiman. Certificates/Magna Cum Laude awards were earned by junior Karissa Becer, sophomores Jayanth Kashyap and Ziya Xu, and freshman Hazel Cline. Cum Laude recognition and a certificate was earned by senior David Han.

The National Latin Exam was taken in March 2017. Approximately 149,000 students from 50 states and 16 foreign countries participated.