(Nov. 9, 2012) Stephen Decatur High School just announced the names of the 2012 College Board Advanced Placement Scholar Award recipients. The College Board Advanced Placement Program offers several AP Scholar Award distinctions to recognize high school students who have demonstrated college-level achievement through AP courses and AP examinations.
AP Scholars, a designation granted to students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams, are Courtney Blumenthal, Natalie Cieri, Brady Cooling, Kelly Cosgriff, Nicholas Gausepohl, Hailey Gibbs, Lydia Logan, Brett Lueders, Samuel McClintock, Miranda Oliver, Anastasia Priest, Benjamin Rakowski, Brent Runge, David Walsh and Lance Ward.
Earning the AP Scholar with Honor designation, granted to students who receive 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, are Alex Belardo-Flowers, Carly Bodolus, Samantha Esham, Kevin Ettz, Bethany Hooper, Ashley Hrebik, Tener Jenkins, Erin Jolley, Nicole Ligor, Kelly Marx, Michelle Ott, Maura Smith, Karlie Straight and Luka Zhupa.
And AP Scholars with Distinction, granted to students who receive 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, are William Cardenas, Hallee Carr, William Chandler, Emlyn Hammer and Christine Hershey.