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 #25 in the Iowa AP Index for the Top 50 Schools for 2016-2017 by the University of Iowa’s Belin-Blank Center for Gifted Education, the 12th time it has achieved such an honor since the Belin-Blank Center began rating schools in 2005. In 2016-17, the school year in which AP data was used for the ranking, Bettendorf High School students took a total of 394 Advanced Placement Exams.
Current BHS students selected as AP Scholars
Row 1-Erin Anderson, Mizuki Wittmer, Isabella Valdivia, Jordan Bayles, Minori Peters, Jacob Nelson
Row 2 - Alicia Garcia, Emma Doyle, Katherine Bradley, Sheldon Deng, Nathan Baughman, Arash Asadi
Row 3 - Justin Nock, Bryan Hurd, Logan Quick, Jonathan Berg, Yash Singh, Karsten Martin
Not pictured - Chloe Johnson
This past year, 57 Bettendorf High School students earned AP Scholar designation for their exceptional achievement on the Advanced Placement Exams.
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.
Emma Aanestad, Lilli Ambort, Mason Chin, Andrew Del Vecchio, Adam Edwards, Holly Harrington, Maxwell Herrmann, Jillian Schenck, Zachary Silver, Yash Singh, Luke Soko, Lita Solbrig, Joshua Turner, Austin Wang, Mizuki Wittmer, Roger Wittmer
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.
Jacob Corzette, Lance DeLacy, Sheldon Deng, Ryan Fleming, Leticia Francisco, Bryan Hurd, Chloe Johnson, Logan Quick
BHS AP SCHOLARS
Granted to students who receive grades of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams.
Hazel Ambort, Erin Anderson, Mary Grace Armbrust, Arash Asadi, Nathan Baughman, Jordan Bayles, Jonathan Berg, Katherine Bradley, Kaitlyn Burkamper, John Cavins, Emma Doyle, Shoaib Farooqui, Alicia Garcia, Alysa Goethe, Erin Hatch, Morgan Hoffman, Benjamin Luppen, Karsten Martin, Grace McGee, Nijel Mcintosh, Shannon Micklewright, Jacob Nelson, Justin Nock, Kelsie Norris, Justine Pearson, Minori Peters, Jackson Stamper, Benjamin Tinsman, Emily Tyra, Isabella Valdivia, Lucas Whitesides, Tessa Wright, Logan Zweifel
BHS AP Courses
English Literature & Composition