Klamath Falls senior is awarded National Merit Scholar finalist

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore A 15-year-old Henley high school senior was just named a National Merit Scholar finalist.

Charlie Xu scored in the top 1 percent on both the PSAT and SAT.

Nearly 1.5 million students take the test and 15 thousand are notified that they’re finalists.

Charlie comes from a family that immigrated from china 20 years ago.

He speaks fluent Chinese and English and is 2 years younger than his classmates.

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