The College Board recently announced its 2014 Advanced Placement (AP) awards to 17 recent graduates and four (4) current seniors for their outstanding achievement on their Advanced Placement (AP) national exams. These assessments are graded on a 5-point scale, and many colleges grant credit or advanced placement if a student scores a 3, 4 or 5.
- AP Scholars with Honor … This level is granted to students who receive an average grade of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and grades of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams:
o Nansemond River High School 2014 graduates Matthew Gill, Benjamin Littlejohn and Dawn Wright;
- AP Scholars … This level is granted to students who receive grades of 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams:
o Nansemond River High School 2014 graduates Harold Hodge, Madison Janek, Derek Johnson, Victoria Newbill, Jessie Rogers, Zachary Shermer, Maylin Sze, Olivia White, and Kiana Wilkerson … and NRHS senior Jordan West.
For more information about AP courses offered, contact your high school guidance counselor. For more information on the College Board AP testing, click on the link herehttp://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/ap/about.html