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AP Honor School

Cartersville High School earned a spot on the list of Georgia Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools. Using the results of the 2018 AP courses and exams, the Georgia Department of Education honored eligible schools in six categories. Cartersville High School received recognition in the following categories:

AP Humanities School
Schools with students testing in the following AP courses: at least one English course, two history/social science courses, one fine arts course and one world language course

AP STEM School
Schools with students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses

AP STEM Achievement School
Schools with students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses and at least 40 percent of AP math and AP science exams earning scores of 3 or higher

Principal Shelley Tierce said, “Fostering a learning environment that offers a wide variety of opportunities for students to be both challenged and supported is important to us at CHS. We are excited to offer AP classes that enable students to benefit from the potential to earn college credit and to engage in coursework that provides college-level academic rigor.”