The AP Program offers several Advanced Placement Scholar Awards to recognize high school students who have demonstrated college-level achievement through the AP courses and exams.
Bettendorf High School recently ranked #21 in the Iowa AP Index for the Top 50 Schools for 2014-2015 by the University of Iowa’s Belin-Blank Center for Gifted Education, the 10th time it has achieved such an honor since the Belin-Blank Center began rating schools in 2005. In 2014-15, the school year in which AP data was used for the ranking, Bettendorf High School students took a total of 370 Advanced Placement Exams.
Current BHS students selected as AP Scholars
Row 1 - Alycia, Damani-Ladha, Bridget Quesnell, Joseph Frommelt, Damaris Stroker
Row 2 - Madison Kling, Isabelle Kussatz, Juila Krist, Kiana Castro, Annel Lueth, Molly Seybert
Row 3 - Samuel Snow, Travis Hazelett, Raul Lopez, Donovan Klutho
Row 4 - Michael Pyevich, Michael Baer, Dillon Tabares, Zachary Bunn, Kathleen Byrne, Olivia Gasper
Not Pictured - Alexis Behrens, Allysa Gallagher, Andrew Haffarnan, Robert Norwood
This past year, 59 Bettendorf High School students earned AP Scholar designation for their exceptional achievement on the Advanced Placement Exams. This number includes a national AP scholar, Archie Weindruch, who became the 8th national AP scholar in the last 10 years.
National AP Scholar
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 these exams.
AP Scholar with Distinction
Granted to students who receive an average grade of at least 3.5 on all AP exams taken and grades of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams.
|Joseph Frommelt||Katherine Braught|
AP Scholar with Honors
Granted to students who receive an average grade of at least 3.25 on all AP exams taken and grades of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams.
Granted to students who receive grades of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams.
BHS AP Courses