Utah Public School Students Increase AP Participation, Improve Scores

A total of 26,544 Utah public school students – a 5.4 percent increase from 2016 – took 40,755 advanced placement (AP) exams in 2017. 67 percent of those students earned scores of 3, 4, or 5, up from 66 percent in 2016 and good enough to earn college credit on those exams, according to College Board data. Nationally, 56 percent of public school students scored a 3, 4, or 5 on AP exams in 2017, College Board noted. . . . → Read More

Updated AP and SAT Results

This Oct. 8 release is being resent with corrected information. College Board inadvertently left three Utah schools off of the AP/SAT report it sent to the Utah State Office of Education. With the new information, Churchill Jr. High School, Holladay, is now recognized as fourth highest passing rate for AP in the state. . . . → Read More