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Shane Ste-Von Jackson selected for NSHSS

March 12, 2012

Shane Ste-Von JacksonThe National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) announced that Monticello High School student Shane Ste-Von Jackson has been selected for membership. The society recognizes top scholars and invites only those students who have achieved academic excellence.

The announcement was made by NSHSS Founder and Chairman Claes Nobel, a senior member of the family that established the Nobel Prizes.

"On behalf of NSHSS, I am honored to recognize the hard work, sacrifice and commitment that Shane has demonstrated to achieve this level of academic excellence," said Nobel. "Shane is now a member of a unique community of scholars -- a community that represents our very best hope for the future."

"Our vision is to build a dynamic international organization that connects members with meaningful content, resources and opportunities," stated NSHSS President James Lewis. "We aim to help students like Shane build on their academic successes and enhance the skills and desires to have a positive impact on the global community."

Formed in 2002, the National Society of High School Scholars recognizes academic excellence at the high school level and encourages members of the organization to apply their unique talents, vision and potential for the betterment of themselves and the world. Currently, there are more than 530,000 Society members in more than 160 countries. NSHSS provides scholarship opportunities for deserving young people.

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