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RCHS Named by State School Superintendent as AP Honor School

posted Mar 7, 2017, 10:06 AM by Jodi Perdue   [ updated Mar 7, 2017, 10:07 AM ]

Rabun County High School has been named by State School Superintendent Richard Woods as an AP Challenge School, an AP STEM School, and an AP STEM Achievement School!

AP Challenge Schools (59 named in 2017) are schools with enrollments of 900 or fewer students and students testing in four of the core areas (English, math, science, and social studies).

AP STEM Schools (204 named in 2017) are schools with students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses (AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Physics C, AP Computer Science A).

AP STEM Achievement Schools (128 named in 2017) are schools with students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses and at least 40 percent of exam scores on AP math and science exams earning scores of 3 or higher.

2017 AP Honor Schools – Totals & Definitions

Read the full press release here.