ALEXANDRIA, Va. - One of the top high schools in Northern Virginia deprived students of the national merit recognition they earned, according to a parent whose son was affected.
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology parents are demanding administrators be held accountable.
Can you imagine earning a prestigious award and never being notified about it?
That's what allegedly happened to nearly 1,200 students at Thomas Jefferson who didn't even know they were National Merit Scholars. Parent and journalist, Asra Nomani, wrote a recent article detailing what she is calling a "War on Merit."
Parents FOX 5 spoke to are absolutely outraged.