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LHS Students, Graduates Earn AP Scholar Awards
Friday, October 19, 2018 -
Seventy-nine Liverpool High School students and graduates have earned Advanced Placement (AP) Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams. The College Board recognizes several levels of achievement based on a student’s performance on AP Exams.
Nineteen students qualified for the AP Scholar with Distinction Award by earning an average grade of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams taken, and grades of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams: Riley Balthazor, Justin Bisson, Sarah Bury, Erin Chambrone, Nathaniel Cherrier, Taylor Fennelly, Matthew Geary, Faraan Hamad, Ibrahim Hurtic, Andrew Johnson, Grace LaPierre, Madison LaPoint, Evan Matson, Katherine Meluni, Ellyn Prusinowski, Jonathan Romano, Jeffrey Ross, Katherine Ryan and Lucas Scanna.
Twenty-two students qualified for the AP Scholar with Honor Award by earning an average grade of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and grades of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams: Justin Bailey, Jack Broddus, Alex Bui, Samantha Clark, Carina Coleman-Gridley, Marcus D’Agostino, Lachlan Eicholzer, Dylan Eldred, Conor Fahy, Michael Fenner, Maryam Kamel, Nathaniel Keyes, Emily Markowsky, Eric Matson, Emily Neuner, Gina Nguyen, Jingwen Ou, Brianna Palumbo, Michael Perry, Christian Senecal, Ashley Teixeira and Sarah Wong.
Thirty-eight students qualified for the AP Scholar Award by completing three or more AP Exams with grades of 3 or higher: Jon Al-Ammo, Hannah Baycura, Aaron Bullett, Camryn Chaffee, Dominick De Lucia, Aliah Debejian, Alexandra Delmonico, Rebecca Dromms, Divya Duraisamy, Carson Ferguson, Lauren Flynn, Michael Galeazza, Theodore Gibbons, Austin Harning, Arabella Johnson, Leigha Johnson, Youhana Kamel, Michael Klein, Amisha Kohli, Hannah Ladouceur, Sarah Lavalley, Anna Leung, Anna Lynch, Elisa Makhlouf, Laila Mashayekhi, Madison Neuner, Jeffrey Noll, Daniel Perrotta, Olivia Russo, Kelly Smith, Nathaniel Tamber, Cassidy Thayer, Nguyen Tran, Caitlyn Waalewyn, Michael Welch, Benjamin White, Hannah Wood and Joseph Zywicki.
The College Board’s AP Program provides willing and academically prepared students with the opportunity to take rigorous college-level courses while still in high school, and to earn college credit, advanced placement, or both for successful performance on the AP Exams. About 22 percent of the 2.2 million students worldwide who took AP Exams performed at a sufficiently high level to also earn an AP Scholar Award.