MidCoast Christian Academy students join national scholar society
Thomaston — MidCoast Christian Academy in Thomaston recently had two students join the ranks of the National Society of High School Scholars.
Senior Veronica Odone and Junior Thomas Peabody joined the NSHSS this year.
In order to join the society students must have cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher or be ranked in the top 10 percent of their class. NSHSS is an honor society that recognizes top academic achievers from high schools around the world. Its mission is to recognize academic excellence among high school students and to encourage members to apply their unique talents, vision, and potential for the betterment of themselves and the world.
NSHSS is an organization established to connect young scholars with each other and to provide additional resources to help them succeed in scholarship, leadership, and service. Members of NSHSS enjoy attending Society events held at colleges and universities, receiving monthly publications with resources about college and program opportunities, and applying for scholarships.