HCSD Student Named National Merit Semifinalist

HCSD Student Named National Merit Semifinalist

(HARRISON COUNTY, MS) The Harrison County School District would like to congratulate Jonas Cooper of D'Iberville High School. He has been selected as a 2021 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist.

Jonas is a senior at DHS. He made a 34 on the ACT, maintains a 4.0 GPA, and has been in the top 25 of his class throughout high school. Jonas also made a perfect score on the English II and Algebra I state tests.

Jonas is a member of the National Honor Society and he is a New Life Church Youth Group member. He is considering attending Mississippi State University and majoring in Engineering.

Jonas will have the opportunity to compete for some 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $30 million that will be offered next spring. HCSD is very proud of Jonas and wishes him the best as he advances in this competitive national program.