The College Board recently recognized 63 Eastport-South Manor Junior-Senior High School students as Advanced Placement Scholars for their extraordinary performance on AP program exams.
The College Board’s AP program offers academically excelling students an opportunity to enroll in college-level courses while still in high school to earn college credit. The College Board recognizes varying levels of achievement based on students’ performance on the course exams.
Forty-one students were recognized as AP Scholars, receiving a score of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams.
Attaining an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams, seven students were named AP Scholars with Honor.
Fourteen students were recognized as AP Scholars with Distinction for achieving an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams.
Earning the highest honor presented to an AP Scholar was Camille van der Watt. She was named a National AP Scholar for receiving an average score of at least 4 on all AP exams taken and scores of 4 or higher on eight or more of these exams.
Last year, 56 graduating seniors were recognized at various levels as AP Scholars.