May 26, 2020 ~ Eddie Dai has been named a U.S. Presidential Scholar. Dai is a 2020 graduate of Olathe North High School. Dai was involved in the Distinguished Scholars Academy, Science Olympiad, Scholars Bowl, Science Bowl, Interscholastic Speech and Drama, Student Democrats and Asian Culture Club.
U.S. Presidential Scholars are comprised of one man and one woman from each state based on academic success, essays, school evaluations and transcripts, as well as evidence of community service, leadership and demonstrated commitment to high ideals.
The prestigious U.S. Presidential Scholar recognition is one of the highest achievements for a graduating senior.
“This is an outstanding honor for Eddie; he continues to amaze us with all his recognitions,” Olathe North Principal Jason Herman said. “Eddie has worked hard and it is paying off. Congratulations Eddie, we are proud of you.”