Zhang Named NUMATS Award Winner
Orange High School freshman Demi Zhang was recently named a Northwestern University’s Midwest Academic Talent Search (NUMATS) Award Winner by the Center for Talent Development. She accepted the award at a ceremony in June 2012.
Zhang won the award for scoring in the top 1.5 percent of students in her grade level who took the ACT and/or SAT above grade level in an eight state region. According to the Center, they exist to serve the gifted community and ensure that gifted students receive the education, encouragement and support they need to learn and grow into confident and accomplished adults whose love for learning grows stronger each year.