Nine North Lamar High School students have received the AP Scholar Award in recognition of their outstanding success in the AP exams during the Spring 2021 exams. Each year, the College Board recognizes several levels of success based on student performance in the AP exams.
At North Lamar High School, a student, Connor Raymond (Class 2022), qualified for the Distinguished Award with the AP Scholar, an average score of at least 3.5 in all AP exams, and five or higher. This is the second consecutive year that Connor has been recognized for a score of 3 or higher.
Two students in the 2021 class, Wesley Crates and Donato Crevin, qualify for the AP Scholar with Honor Award and have an average score of at least 3.25 in all AP exams, and on four or more of these exams. Score of 3 or higher. This is the second year in a row that Wesley has been recognized.
Six students qualified for the AP Scholar Award by completing three or more AP exams with three or more exams. Three of these students, Meredith Packett, Caleb Sanford and Madison Winter, will graduate from the 2021 class, and three others, Joseph Franklin, Audrey Raymond and Mackenzie Walker, will graduate from the 2022 class.
Through 34 different college courses and exams, the AP gives volunteer and academically prepared students the opportunity to earn a college credit or advance placement and stand out in the college admissions process. Each exam is prepared by a committee of college and university teachers and AP teachers, ensuring that the AP exams meet the same high standards expected by the college faculty as the nation’s leading liberal arts and research. Are in institutions.
More than 3,600 colleges and universities receive annual AP scores. Most four-year colleges in the United States offer advanced placements for credit and / or qualifying exam scores. Research consistently shows that AP students who score 3 or higher on AP exams (on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the highest) generally have higher academic achievement in college. Experience and have higher college graduation rates than students who do not attend the AP
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