East Central scholars earn AP recognition
The Advanced Placement (AP) Program of the College Board annually recognizes students who have demonstrated college-level achievement with AP Scholar awards. Students receive certificates for their accomplishments and are recognized at three award levels. The AP Scholar award is granted to students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams.
East Central students recognized as AP Scholars include Teresa Baistra, Brenna Barborka, Dru Bergeron, Katheryn Bernal, Marvin Davis, Kolton Dieckow, Devin Durham, Victoria Fancki, Jennifer Garza, Ciara Hernandez, Mikaila Horsman, Abigail Jendrusch, Valerie Lamm, Jose Lara-Arevalo, Jordan Lukasik, Ariana Marroquin, Emily Miller, Oscar Nava, Katelyn Phillips, Johnna Pieniazek, Erick Razo-Robledo, Alma Rivera, Brenda Rojas, Eduardo Sanchez, Wesley Townsend, Brittany Watson, Megan Whittley, and Phoenix Zorola.
The AP Scholar with Honor award is granted to students who receive an average score of at least a 3.25 on all AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams. East Central students recognized as AP Scholars with Honor were Teal’c Davis, Colton Scott, and Isabelle Soto.
The AP Scholar with Distinction award is granted to students who receive an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP exams taken, and scores 3 or higher on five or more of these exams. East Central students named as AP Scholars with Distinction include Brianna Delgado, Faith Moore, Sarah Niemeier, and Adam Pieniazek.
The National AP Scholar award is granted to students who receive 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. East Central students recognized as National AP scholars were Faith Moore and Sarah Niemeier.
Students are expected to take AP exams at the culmination of AP courses in mid-May each year. Colleges then may grant college credit for each exam in which a student earns a passing score (3 or higher).
For more information on AP courses and exams, call Gail Pieniazek or Kami Zigmond at 210-649-2951.