Congrats to all who received/are receiving letters of Commendation. It's seems like some like to downplay this but I feel differently. Who knows what doors will open because of the letter? Pick your 2 schools carefully - we are meeting with the Head of our Counseling Dept. for advice ( my DS's Counselor is brand new) to get some help.
1 reach? 1 safety? Not sure. What's your strategy? He wont be a Finalist so no
NMS $$ but there may be other Scholarships that will come his way now - you just dont know!
So pick your 2 schools carefully and Congrats again!!
Pays to be a glass half full person.