Monday, May 10th, 2010

The Morris County Vocational School District has announced that four senior high school students have been selected as Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholars in recognition of their secondary school academic achievement.

The students are Catherine Kersey, enrolled in the Academy for Networking Information Technology and Communications; Daenielle Lang and Gabriella Myaskorskaya, both in the Academy for Health Care Science; and Jacqueline Munguia, in the Academy for Finance and International Business.

Distinguished Scholars are awarded an annual scholarship of up to $1,000, without regard to financial need. The students may use these awards to continue their education at New Jersey institutions of higher education.

The awards are based on class rank of one, two or three in the graduating class and rank within the top 10 percent of the graduating class at the end of the junior year; or class rank within the top 10 percent of the graduating class at the end of the junior year with combined critical reading and math SAT scores of 1260 or higher at the end of the junior year.

The Morris County Vocational School District offers programs for Morris County high school students, including Academic and Career Academies, Share Time Programs and Share Time Programs for Special Needs students. Adult Education programs are also available.

For additional information, call the Morris County School of Technology at (973) 627-4600, or visit www.mcvts.org .