In May 2021, Eric Tang ’21 was announced as a 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholar recognized alongside 161 high school seniors for their accomplishments in academics, the arts, and career and technical education fields.
Original release from January 2021
Congratulations to the ten Wheeler seniors who are named among the 4,500 candidates in the 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. The candidates were selected from nearly 3.6 million students expected to graduate from U.S. high schools in the year 2021, according to a news release from the U.S. Presidential Scholars Office. Congratulations to each!
The Wheeler students are:
Inclusion in the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program is one of the highest honors bestowed upon graduating high school seniors. Scholars are selected based on superior academic and artistic achievements, leadership qualities, strong character, and involvement in community and school activities.