evan skaja nms finalistMaple Grove Senior’s Evan Skaja has advanced to National Merit Scholarship Finalist status. To earn this honor, finalists score in the top one percent on the PSAT among 1.5 million test takers. Finalists are eligible for one of approximately 7,600 National Merit Scholarships.

Evan participates in National Honor Society, Link Crew and football and has taken eight AP classes throughout his high school career. Outside of school, Evan volunteers at Rush Creek Elementary with Reading Seedlings and plays club basketball.