Seventeen Wimberley HS students were selected as College Board National Recognition Program awardees. The students earned the recognition because of their academic achievements in school and outstanding performances on the PSAT/NMSQT®, PSAT™ 10, and/or AP® Exams. The honors are given in four recognition program categories, three of which were received by Wimberley students: National African American Recognition Award (NAARA), National Hispanic Recognition Award (NHRA), and National Rural and Small Town Award (NRSTA). The students who received the awards are:
Alejandro Chio: NHRA Brasen Leonard: NAARA Bryce Phillips: NRSTA David Fraprie: NHRA David Hathorn: NRSTA John Moore: NRSTA Kathryn McKinney: NHRA, NRSTA Kayla Pierce: NRSTA Maisie Hutchinson: NRSTA Mi Guerra: NHRA, NRSTA Nathan Brooks: NRSTA Peyton Shaw: NRSTA Saraya Manning: NAARA Thomas Watson: NRSTA Trent Latz: NRSTA Trinity Rivera: NAARA, NHRA, NRSTA William McLemore: NRSTA
Students who take eligible administrations of the PSAT/NMSQT, PSAT 10, or AP Exams are considered for awards. Students must also identify as African American/Black, Hispanic/Latinx, Indigenous, or attend high school in a rural area or small town.