Fatima Hernandez

Two H-F seniors honored by National Merit Program

Fatima Hernandez

Homewood-Flossmoor High School seniors Fatima Hernandez and Faye Wettstein have been named Commended Students in the 2023 National Merit Scholarship Program. They are among the estimated 34,000 students across the nation who are being recognized with this honor for their exceptional academic promise. 

Both students are part of H-F’s Class of 2023 International Baccalaureate program, open to H-F’s most gifted students who follow a special curriculum meeting the requirements of six specific groups: English; foreign language; social sciences; physics; math and arts/music. Fatima also takes Project Lead the . . .

Winter events



  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.



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