Ardmore High School received the Advanced Placement School of Excellence Award.
This award is presented by A Plus College Ready in partnership with the Alabama Best Practices Center. Together they fund a grant which aids with tuition for qualified students.
To qualify, students take college-level courses (AP courses) and exams with the opportunity to earn college credit, advanced placement, or both while still in high school
Sixty-Six Ardmore students taking AP courses went on to take advanced placement tests. These students received qualifying scores on the 93 tests taken.
Students receiving qualifying scores are eligible for tuition assistance from the grant. The funds received to date have saved families an estimated $232,200.00 based on a college course costing $2,500.00.