29 Tilghman students earn AP Scholar Awards in 2015
Three students qualified for the AP Scholar with Distinction Award by earning an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams. The AP Scholars with Distinction are Victoria Taylor (PTHS ’15), seniors Reese Butler and Meg Hancock.
Eight students qualified for the AP Scholar with Honor Award by earning an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams. The AP Scholars with Honor are Marcus Corbett (PTHS ’15), Molly Thompson (PTHS ’15), Mary Weatherspoon (PTHS ’15), seniors Lauren Eickholz, Connor Orlowski, Lucie Tyrrell, Sam Tyrrell, and Matthew VanHoose.
Seventeen students qualified for the AP Scholar Award by completing three or more AP exams with scores of 3 or higher. The AP scholars are James Bilak (PTHS ’15), Trevor Bunte (PTHS ’15), Anne Lasher (PTHS ’15), Eli Noneman (PTHS ’15), Lucas Reed (PTHS ’15), Madison Wurth (PTHS ’15), seniors Hasaan Ali, Parker Belt, Wesley Blondell, Teri Doss, Heath Ford, Grant Hutcheson, Carter Noneman, Palmer Stroup, Jessica Tillson, and juniors Claire Kelly, Jose Roberto dos Remedios, and Michael Ellen Walden.
In 2015, Paducah Tilghman students earned passing scores in 18 different AP test categories. Tilghman has one of the highest Advanced Placement exam passage rates in the region.
The AP Program recognizes high school students who have demonstrated outstanding college-level achievement through AP courses and exams with the AP Scholar Awards. The College Board recognizes several levels of achievement based on students' performance on AP exams.
First row: Wesley Blondell, Palmer Stroup, Jose Roberto dos Remedios, Matthew VanHoose, Connor Orlowski, Lauren Eickholz, Lucie Tyrrell, Meg Hancock, Michael Ellen Walden, Claire Kelly, and Teri Doss.
Second row: Reese Butler, Heath Ford, Parker Belt, Sam Tyrrell, Grant Hutcheson, and Jessica Tillson (not pictured: Carter Noneman)