“This is truly an amazing achievement for both our students and teachers. Through student feedback and our partnership with the College Board, we continue to review our AP® course offerings and expand our selection to accommodate more students and their interests in different subject areas,” said Dr. Johnnie Thomas, superintendent.
District 155 offers 29 AP® courses in eight subject areas including English, fine arts, industry and careers, math, music, science, social studies, and world languages. During the 2015-16 school year 31.5 percent of students completed at least one AP course. Students took 3,507 AP exams and 78 percent received a 3, 4, or 5.