(Monroe, GA) – The Georgia Department of Education and State Superintendent Richard Woods named Loganville High School, Monroe Area High School and Walnut Grove High School 2020 Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools based on the AP exam performance of last year’s graduates.
“I commend all three of our high schools for this high honor,” said Director of Secondary Curriculum Celeste Cannon. “Our district is committed to preparing students for post-secondary opportunities and setting them up for success at the next level with Advanced Placement. We strive to continue achieving high levels of AP success each year and appreciate the hard work of our teachers, coordinators and students – they are certainly deserving of this recognition.”
AP Honor School Recognitions:
AP STEM Schools – Loganville, Monroe Area and Walnut Grove High Schools
Schools with students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses (AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Physics C, AP Computer Science A)
AP STEM Achievement Schools – Loganville and Walnut Grove High Schools
Schools with students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses and at least 40% of exam scores on AP math and AP science exams earning scores of three or higher.
AP Humanities School – Walnut Grove High School
Schools with a minimum of five students testing in each of the following AP categories: one ELA course, two history/social science courses, one fine arts course and one world language course.
AP Humanities schools (see above definition) with at least 50% of all AP Humanities exams earning scores of 3 or higher.
The Walton County School District serves around 14,000 students in 15 schools including nine elementary schools, three middle schools and three high schools. The mission of the Walton County School District is to ensure that all students learn. The district values students as individuals with unique intellectual, physical, social and emotional needs. For more information, please visit www.walton.k12.ga.us.