White Hall High School Student Tirzah Walden has been recognized for superior academic achievement by the National Society of High School Scholars.

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) today announced student Tirzah D. Walden from White Hall, AR, has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization.  The Society recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment.  The announcement was made by NSHSS Founder and Chairman Claes Nobel, senior member of the family that established the Nobel Prizes.

“On behalf of NSHSS, I am honored to recognize the hard work, sacrifice and commitment that Tirzah has demonstrated to achieve this exceptional level of academic excellence,” said Nobel.  “Tirzah is now a member of a unique community of scholars – a community that represents our very best hope for the future.”

“We are proud to provide lifetime membership to young scholars to support their growth and development,” stated NSHSS President James W. Lewis.  “We aim to help students like Tirzah build their academic success by connecting them with unique learning experiences and resources to help prepare them for college and meaningful careers.”

Tirzah Walden, in addition to now being a member of NSHSS, is also a member of the White Hall Varsity Band, Beta Club, and a member of the Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church.