Stamford Public Schools students earned 259 AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams, up from 219 last year. Only about 20 percent of the 2.1 million students worldwide who took AP Exams this spring performed at a sufficiently high level to earn an AP Scholar Award. The College Board recognizes several levels of achievement based on students’ performance on AP Exams.
District wide, 11 students qualified for the National AP Scholar Award by earning an average score of four or higher on a five-point scale on all AP Exams taken, and scores of four or higher on eight or more of these exams.
Westhill High School National AP Scholars
Seventy six students qualified for the AP Scholar with Distinction Award by earning 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.
Westhill High School AP Scholar with Distinction Award
Samantha Mc Nichols
Forty four students qualified for the AP Scholar with Honor Award by earning 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.
Westhill High School AP Scholar with Honors
One hundred twenty eight students qualified for the AP Scholar Award by completing three or more AP Exams with scores of 3 or higher. Following are the list of awardees:
Westhill High School AP Scholar Award
Yasminee Saenz Jara