AP AWARDS RECOGNIZED AT SCIENCE HILL

AP SCHOLAR AWARDS

AP SCHOLAR

  • Granted to students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams

AP SCHOLAR 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

NATIONAL AP SCHOLAR

  • Granted to students in the United States 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

AP SCHOLAR WITH HONOR

  • 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

STATE AP SCHOLAR

  • Granted to the one male and one female student in each U.S. state and the District of Columbia with scores of 3 or higher on the greatest number of AP Exams, and then the highest average score (at least 3.5) on all AP Exams taken

For more information go to apcentral.collegeboard.org/score-reports-data/awards/scholar-awards

 

AP CAPSTONE DIPLOMA & CERTIFICATE

See "Advanced Placement Courses" for details

AP CAPSTONE DIPLOMA

  • Granted to students who earn scores of 3 or higher in AP Seminar and AP Research and on four additional AP Exams of their choosing

AP SEMINAR & RESEARCH CERTIFICATE

  • Granted to students who earn scores of 3 or higher in both AP Seminar and AP Research

For more information go to apcentral.collegeboard.org/score-reports-data/awards/capstone-awards

AP INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMA

  •  Available to U.S. high school students applying to universities outside the country, this certifies outstanding academic excellence with a global perspective

For more information go to apcentral.collegeboard.org/score-reports-data/awards/international-diploma