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A letter to AP coordinators from Damien Sweeney

This is a reminder that the College Board’s AP program is working to provide all AP students access to learning during this unusual time. The Kentucky Department of Education wants to ensure you have all of the information necessary to help students be provided with equitable access and, thus, feel prepared for their exams.

By |2020-04-09T16:10:08-04:00April 9, 2020|

College Board offering update on AP testing

On March 20, the College Board released an update on how the Advanced Placement (AP) program is supporting this year’s AP exam administration. Within this email, College Board called out a few bullets that are within the AP Central update page that you can find College Board website.

By |2020-03-23T14:25:14-04:00March 23, 2020|

College Board offers access to PSAT/NMSQT scores, free support

The College Board is now allowing educators and students access to Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) scores online so they can use the results to see areas in which students are thriving and pinpoint areas in which they need additional support and take advantage of free tools that will help students prepare for the SAT. The College Board [...]

By |2018-07-24T13:17:25-04:00February 9, 2017|

Students score higher on Advanced Placement tests

Kentucky students who took rigorous Advanced Placement tests in May scored higher according to data released from the College Board. In fact, the number of students scoring at the top two levels is up between 4 and 5 percent from last year.

By |2018-07-20T15:59:54-04:00September 20, 2016|

College Board arts competition open to schools

The 2015 College Board Award for Excellence and Innovation in the Arts competition, which recognizes and celebrates the achievements of arts initiatives that serve students in grades 6–12 and that promote student learning and creativity in exemplary and innovative ways, is accepting entries from schools. The awards are given in three categories: Arts Integration: Awarding an initiative that uses an [...]

By |2015-02-04T13:39:04-05:00February 5, 2015|

Advanced Placement honor roll announced

Twelve Kentucky public school districts have been selected for  inclusion in the College Board’s 4th annual Advanced Placement (AP) District Honor Roll. The honor roll includes 477 public and private districts throughout the U.S. and Canada that increased access to Advanced Placement courses for a broader number of students while also maintaining or improving the rate at which their AP students earned [...]

By |2013-11-21T08:46:30-05:00November 21, 2013|

More students taking, scoring higher on AP exams

The number of Kentucky public high school students taking Advanced Placement (AP) examinations and scoring at high levels continues to rise, data released today from the College Board indicate.  Since 2007, the number of Kentucky public high school students taking AP examinations has risen by nearly 44 percent. The number of tests scored at 3, 4 or 5 has increased [...]

By |2019-08-30T15:31:45-04:00September 15, 2011|
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