Twenty-one St. Agnes Academy students have earned Advanced Placement Scholar distinction for their outstanding college-level achievement through AP courses and exams during the 2016-2017 school year. Allison Raney, Class of 2017, was named a National AP Scholar, the highest AP recognition a student can earn. This distinction is granted to students who receive an average score of at least 4 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 4 or higher on eight or more of the AP Exams. Allison, a freshman in the University of Alabama Huntsville Honors Program, took 10 AP classes at SAA.
St. Agnes Academy regularly offers Advanced Placement courses in American Government and Politics, Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Psychology, Spanish, Statistics, Studio Art, United States History, World History and World Literature and Composition. Each year, the AP program recognizes students who have performed exceptionally well on AP examinations. Congratulations to the following St. Agnes students:
AP Scholar with Distinction (granted to students who received an average score of at least 3.5 on AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on five or more exams):
(Class of 2017) Abby Heck - University of Notre Dame, Allison Raney- University of Alabama Huntsville Honors Program, Nicole Simon -University of Notre Dame; (Class of 2018): Sophia Bufalino, Bridget Dockery and Caroline Melancon.
AP Scholar with Honor (granted to students who received scores of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on four or more exams):
(Class of 2017) Caroline O’Looney - University of South Carolina, Rebecca Williams -George Washington University; (Class of 2018) Lauren Bean, Abigail Clark, Grace McCormick, Lauren Ryan, and Abby Sellers.
AP Scholar (granted to students who received scores of 3 or higher on 3 or more exams):
(Class of 2017) Julia Beyer –University of Texas at Austin, Olivia Fox - University of Mississippi McDonnell-Barksdale Honors Program, Maegan Moore – Mississippi State University, Ellie Nobert -University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Lydia Perschka – University of Mississippi McDonnell-Barksdale Honors Program, and Alexis Seward – University of Georgia. (Class of 2018) Amber Cook and Kendall Stallings.