Neenah High School had 77 students honored for exceptional achievement on Advanced Placement exams during the 2014-15 school year, including four students who qualified for the National AP Scholar Award.
Recent graduates Joshua Grossman, Charles Johnson, Matthew Karrmann and Evan Thomsen were honored as National AP Scholars. It is the second straight year Thomsen earned the National AP Scholar award. National AP Scholars earned an average score of 4 or higher on a five-point scale on at least eight AP exams. Each of them also received the AP Scholar with Distinction Award.
The College Board’s Advanced Placement Program provides academically prepared students the opportunity to take rigorous college-level courses while still in high school and to earn college credit, advanced placement, or both for successful performance on the AP exams. Overall, Neenah offers 18 College Board authorized classes to its students. Last year, a total of 285 Neenah students took 465 AP exams.
Neenah had 31 students qualify for the AP Scholar with Distinction Award by earning an average of at least 3.5 on all AP exams taken and posting scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams. Another 20 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 earning scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams. Another 26 students qualified for the AP Scholar Award by completing three or more AP exams with scores of 3 or higher.
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AP Scholar With Distinction Award: William Breining, Kaley Camber, Alan Desai, Ian DeWet, Courtney Fine, Mareena Franke, Adam Fuerst, Jace Galley, Joshua Grossman, Madeline Hibbs-Magruder, Natasha Igl, Kayla Jischke, Charles Johnson, Savannah Jorgensen, Matthew Karrmann, Marcus Koga, Morgan Kuerschner, Clara Lambrecht, Alicia LeBoeuf, Sophie Mauk, Erik Metzig, Charles Morley, Celia Nalbach, Hannah Nelson, Jennifer Price, Rachel Rohe, Samuel Stern, Evan Thomsen, Emily Ugoretz, Adelaide Zwick, and Margaret Zwick..
AP Scholar With Honor Award: Zachary Bauer, Dharma Blurton, Marissa Bredesen, Angela Butke, Katherine Cocherl, Margaret DiPoto, Sara Engemann, Samuel Galloway, Alison Glen, Kyle Hrubecky, Kendall Kohlmeyer, Cassidy Larsen, Rachel Look, Rebecca Miserlian, John Payne, Desirae Ploskee, Ryan Risgaard, Rachel Smaby, Adelle Sturgell, and Olivia Will.
AP Scholar Award: Natalie Ake, Braden Bodzislaw, Talia Booher, Meghan Born, Louise Brownell, Adam Burkett, Jamie Eaton, Masy Gruse, Emily Helwig, Ashley Hermans, David Lang, Kelsey Mjaanes, Jack Mulvey, Eli Oestreich, Shannon Overesch, Melany Puser, Simon Rall, Claudia Rohr, Alexandra Schultz, Abbey Schwoerer, Laura Setton, Brendan Steinmetz, Kathryn Swiecichowski, Madeline Terlap, Olivia Welter, and Benjamin Zager.