Jay G. Patel, a student at Butler Tech Bioscience Center in Butler County, was one of just 161 students nationwide to be named a U.S. Presidential Scholars.
U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona recently recognized the 161 high school seniors, among which were three Ohio students. The Ohio Department of Education joined Cardoza in congratulating:
Jay G. Patel, Butler Tech Bioscience Center, West Chester Township
Pranav Sompalle, Mayfield High School, Mayfield
Sanjana M. Velu, William Mason High School, Mason
The U.S. Presidential Scholars Program recognizes the nation's most distinguished graduating high school seniors. The scholars can receive this honor for excellence in academics, the arts or career and technical education fields.