Higley High School’s Lindsey Giles and Taryn Trigler were recently named 2020 National Merit Scholars, an honor awarded to less than 1% of high school students nationwide.
Both students are enrolled in a number of Advanced Placement courses, according to a release.
Ms. Trigler received a perfect score on the ACT and plans to study biomedical engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology. She is also a Presidential Scholar semifinalist.
Ms. Giles plays volleyball and is a member of Higley's student council. She plans to pursue a career as a physical therapist.