Brett Reardon, a 2008 Summit School of Ahwatukee graduate has qualified as a 2012 National Merit semifinalist. He was co-salutatorian of his 8th grade class at Summit.
Reardon, an Ahwatukee Foothills resident, is a senior at Seton Catholic Preparatory High School in Chandler. He has been president of Seton's robotics team for the past two years and is on their Academic Decathlon team. He is exploring various colleges, with Harvey Mudd, MIT, and Kettering at the top of his list.
Reardon has completed the detailed application process to become one of the state's National Merit Finalist. Notification of the winners will be in February of next year.