Neenah High School had 74 students honored for exceptional achievement on Advanced Placement exams during the 2015-16 school year, including Ian de Wet and Adelle Sturgell, who qualified for 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. Both students 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 19 College Board authorized classes to its students. Last year, a total of 284 Neenah students took 469 AP exams.
Neenah had 23 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 31 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: Zachary Bauer, Kaley Camber, Katherine Cocherl, Alan Desai, Ian de Wet, Isaac Dorn, Basil Eastman-Kiesow, Samuel Galloway, Emily Hedwig, Ashley Hermans, Caroline Jones, Kendall Kohlmeyer, Owen Krautkramer, Rebecca Miserlian, Shannon Overesch, Malory Puser, Melany Puser, Ryan Risgaard, Kaitlyn Robbeloth, Ryan Steger, Brendan Steinmetz, Adelle Sturgell, and Madeline Terlap.
AP Scholar With Honor Award: Sarah Binning, Dharma Blurton, Dante Cardelli, Brandon Diedrich, Alicia Gaytan, Derek Gross, Alec Grundman, Collin Haese, Megan Last, Bradley Lewandowski, Alexander Mootz, Gabriella Mullally, Lars Nordang, Tyler Opiela, Alyssa Paulus, Ryan Roekle, Zachary Schmall, Hannah Sorensen, Samantha Weller, and Nathaniel Zerrien.
AP Scholar Award: Samuel Arendt, Grayson Asbury, Jackson Atassi, Jacqueline Beran, Sydney Bruggeman, Cassidy Calcaterra, Angelika DeChavez, Ava Dieck, Rachel Eaton, Alexander Engemann, Abigail Hedwig, Megan Janssen, Duke Johnson, Luke Johnson, Jonas Kasten, Jacob Keddell, Kimberly Kemppainen, David Lang, Cassidy Larsen, Kristin Mitchell, Reagan Mulvey, Christina Price, Shannon Recktenwald, Nicole Reitzner, Jennifer Sagehorn, Morgan Schreck, Jarrod Setterstrom, Laura Setton, Kaija Snyder, Madison Surgenor and Tanner Vanesky.