NEW YORK CITY – The College Board recently recognized 23 Berwick Area High School students for their success on Advanced Placement exams taken during the 2017-2018 school year. Advanced Placement courses are rigorous nationally-recognized courses, which culminate with an examination, which is scored on a 5-point scale. A score of 3 or higher will earn students college credit at many universities across the United States.
Four BAHS students were recognized as AP Scholars with Distinction. These students have an average of at least 3.5 on all AP exams and scored 3 or higher on five or more AP exams. Students recognized as AP Scholars with Distinction were: Hannah Gizenski, Griffin Keller, Olivia Lombardi and Jacob Yacuboski.
AP Scholars with Honors must have an average of 3.25 on all AP exams and a score of 3 or higher on 4 exams. BAHS students receiving this distinction were: Annalouise Rivenbark and Cydnie Toth.
AP scholars received scores of 3 or higher on 3 or more exams. Those recognized as AP Scholars were: Aubree Strachko, Karlea Allen, Alicia Dent, Megan Dalo, Elizabeth Diltz, Hanako Ferro, Justin Filbert, Kaleb Gearinger, Jarret Groshek, Kylie Hileman, Cecelia Huntington, Corrine Lindsey, Kayla McCreary, Matison McIntyre, Lucas Miller, Henry Novicki and Elizabeth Plyler.
The Berwick Area School District has also been recognized on two separate occasions as an AP School of Distinction for its’ success in increasing the number of students taking AP exams by more than 10% and increasing the number of students scoring 3 or better on the exams by 10%.
The Berwick Area School District will not discriminate in its educational programs, activities, or employment practices, based on race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, handicap, or any other legally protected classification. Announcement of this policy is in accordance with the state and federal laws, including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.