22 Sep 2010

Eighteen CHS Graduates Named AP Scholars by College Board

Eighteen students in the Catholic High School Class of 2010 and in the Class of 2011 have earned the designation of AP Scholar by the College Board in recognition of their exceptional achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement Program (AP) Exams.

The College Board recognizes levels of achievement based on studentsí´ performances on AP exams.

Two CHS graduates qualified for AP Scholar with Distinction Award by earning an average grade of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams and grades of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams.  These students are Raymond DeCuir and Matthew Daigle.

Eight CHS graduates qualified for the AP Scholar with Honor Award by earning an average grade of least 3.25 on all AP Exams and grades of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams.  These students include Nathan Bush, Sanders Davis, William Duhe, Christopher Focht, Christopher Goodman, Russ Guidry, Taylor Simon and Charles Weimer.

Seven CHS graduates qualified for the AP Scholar Award by completing three or more AP Examinations with grades of 3 or higher.  AP Scholars are Eric Bordlee, Jordan Boudreaux, Andrew Carmichael, Casey Fitzgerald, Michael Lacombe, Andrew Mire, John Moore and Steven Spedale.

Most of the nationí´s colleges and universities award credit, advanced placement or both, based on successful performances on the AP Exams.