St. John’s School would like to recognize 14 upper school students and 14 Class of 2021 graduates who received AP Scholar awards by the College Board.
The Advanced Placement Program (AP) provides high school students the opportunity to have a head start in college by taking college-level courses. Students may earn college credit, advanced placement in college, or both at many colleges and university in the United States and around the world, depending on their AP scores. An AP Scholar is a student who demonstrated outstanding performance in multiple of their AP exams taken each May.
Students who qualified for the AP Scholar award are 2021 graduates Grace Hutapea, Kevin Kim, Chanyoung Lee, Alex Leon Guerrero, Albert Liu, Chelsea Luo, Kelly Sauget, and Derrick Yen; seniors, Camille Manalo, Jadyn Palomares, Min Joo Park and Zeward Wang; and juniors, Elizabeth Chen, Miwa Gudmundsen, Seungho (Sunny) Kang, Mark Wang, and Mike Zhu. These students received scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams.
Upper school junior, Seungryeol (Jake) Tae received an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on at least four of these exams, granting him the AP Scholar with Honor award.
Students who earned the AP Scholar with Distinction award are 2021 graduates, Brian Joseph, Aprile Kim, Brian Lee, Jenny Mann, Jennika Robato and Anthony Simon; seniors, Felix Gong, Justin Joseph and William Su; and junior, Kasey Xu. These students received 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.
Congratulations to our AP Scholar awardees.