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Committee expresses concern about AP score policy

Committee expresses concern about AP score policy

By Claire Textor

March 2, 2016

When Matthew Rice was a senior at Adlai E. Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire, Illinois, as a member of the Political Action Club, he was tasked with determining why students chose out of state schools as opposed to those in Illinois.In August, state legislators passed a bill requiring colleges t...

Advanced Placement rules change for Illinois students

By Ali Braboy

August 27, 2015

In fall 2016 all Illinois freshmen will be able to receive college credit for AP scores of three or higher.Advanced Placement courses, commonly called AP, are classes taken during high school that offer college credit if completed successfully, according to the College Board website. The site states that...