Exceptional AP Scores Reported for the 2021-2022 Academic Year
Michelle H. Daino
Elizabeth Roper, Director of College Counseling and AP Coordinator, reported on July 5 that Mount Saint Mary Academy students have earned commendable scores after taking the AP examinations in May. According to Ms. Roper, 75 percent of AP Exam scores were a score of 3 or higher. (Scores of 3 or higher may allow a student to be eligible to receive college credit.) Scores of 5 (highest possible) were achieved in 15 of the 18 subjects.
145 students of 10th, 11th, and 12th grades took 321 AP Exams in 18 different subjects.
Mount Saint Mary Academy offered the following AP subjects: Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science Principles, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Environmental Science, Human Geography, Italian Language & Culture, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Psychology, Spanish Language & Culture, Statistics, United States Government & Politics, and United States History.
The majority of exams were taken in the following subjects: Computer Science Principles (41), Psychology (39), Biology (30), English Literature & Composition (30), United States Government & Politics (27), and Statistics (27).
Jacqueline Muratore, Assistant Directress for Faculty, Curriculum, and Planning, stated, “Congratulations to our students and faculty for their success on the 2022 AP Exams! Mount Saint Mary Academy students have a record of excellence with AP Exams, and scores of 3 or higher were earned this year by students in all 18 subject areas. Strong AP scores can help students receive credit or advanced placement at many colleges and universities. We are so proud of our students and the extraordinary efforts made by all students and teachers this past year.”