Advanced Placement Success
St. X proudly announces that 117 students of the 290 young men that took 636 Advanced Placement Exams in May, 2019 have been recognized as AP Scholars by the College Board's Advanced Placement Program.
The AP Scholars are divided into four categories:
Forty-five (45) students qualified as AP Scholars by earning scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams.
Twenty-three (23) students qualified for the designation of AP Scholar with Honor for earning 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.
Forty (40) students qualified for the honor of AP Scholar with Distinction for earning 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.
Additionally, nine (9) of the previously mentioned 108 test takers that were recognized as AP Scholars with Distinction, qualified for the College Board's highest honor of National AP Scholar. The students, Julian Colvin, Gus Cutting, Aubrey Gatewood, Shane Hardin, Patrick Herp, John Hummel, Adam Klimek, Chas Pemberton, and Daniel Tafel, all members of the Class of 2019, earned 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.