Kell High School named AP STEM Achievement School!
State School Superintendent Richard Woods today named 272 Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools. The Cobb schools being recognized by the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) fall into five categories, based on the results of 2015 AP courses and exams. Kell was named as an honor school in three categories:Kell was named as an AP STEM School. Stem schools have students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses (AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics B, AP Physics C, AP Computer Science).
Kell was named an AP STEM Achievement School: Stem achievement schools have students testing in at least two AP math courses and two AP science courses, and at least 40 percent of the exam scores on AP math and AP science exams earning scores of 3 or higher.
Kell was named an AP Humanities School: Humanities schools have students testing in all of the following AP courses: at least one ELA course, two social sciences courses, one fine arts course and one world language course.