Annalisa Welinder Named National Merit Semifinalist

Annalisa Welinder Named National Merit Semifinalist photo
The Port Jefferson School District community congratulates senior Annalisa Welinder who has qualified as a semifinalist in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

Annalisa’s love of learning and outstanding academic talent extend beyond the advanced courses she takes in school. She is a member of the Academic Team, the Latin Club and Mathletes. She also competes on behalf of the school on both the tennis and track teams.

In addition to her impressive academic accomplishments, Annalisa has attended Julliard’s pre-college division music program since fifth grade to perfect her exceptional violin skills. She also takes an applied linear algebra class through Suffolk County Community College. Reading, graphic design and writing poetry round out her varied interests.