15 students collectively from Cedar Ridge High School, McNeil High School, Round Rock High School and Westwood High School achieved a perfect score of 36 on the ACT this summer and fall.

On average, only around 1 percent of students who take the ACT earn a top score.

The ACT is a curriculum-based achievement exam that measures what students have learned in school. Students who earn a 36 composite score have likely mastered all of the skills and knowledge they will need to succeed in first-year college courses in the core subject areas.

Students that earned a perfect score of 36 on the ACT are:


Cedar Ridge High School

  • Vaidehi Phirke

McNeil High School

  • Claudia Fierro
  • Nithila Ganesh
  • Rishi Venkat

Round Rock High School

  • Daniel Snover
  • Christopher Tan

Westwood High School

  • Raymond Sun
  • Andrew Yao
  • Sindhuja Uppuluri
  • Renae Kurian
  • Joshua Louie
  • Ajit Ramamohan
  • Joyce Zhuang
  • Anaita Merchant
  • Helena Greebe