October 5, 2021- Nine students from Elizabethtown Area High School earned the prestigious distinction of Advanced Placement Scholar from the College Board in recognition of their outstanding achievement on their 2021 Advanced Placement (AP) exams. The Advanced Placement program allows students to take college-level classes and examinations created by the College Board, widely accepted by America’s colleges and universities for credit.
The College Board recognizes several levels of achievement based on a student’s performance on the college-level AP exams. One student was named AP Scholar with Distinction; one student was named AP Scholar with Honor; and seven students were designated as AP Scholars.
AP Scholar with Distinction Award Students must receive an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP exams taken, and a score of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams. EAHS’s honoree is Bryan Murray.
AP Scholar with Honors Award Students must receive an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP exams taken, and a score of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams. EAHS’s honoree is Matthew Sharp.
AP Scholar Award Students must receive a score of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams. EAHS’s honorees are Hana Connolly, Mara Connolly, Logan Conrad, Makenna Locke, Abigail Rickabaugh, Luke Risser, and Julia Sikora.