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    AP Exam Scores
     
    The Advanced Placement Test is offered at Lower Dauphin High School in early May to students who are taking Advanced Placement level courses or who have completed AP courses in the previous year.
     
    The AP Test measures a student's mastery of the subject material covered in an Advanced Placement course of study. Lower Dauphin High School offers 17 Advanced Placement courses in the following subject areas:
    • Art History
    • English Literature & Composition
    • French Language
    • German Language
    • Spanish Language
    • Latin Vergil
    • Computer Science
    • Calculus
    • Statistics
    • Physics
    • Environmental Science
    • Chemistry
    • Biology
    • European History
    • United States History
    • Psychology
    • United States Government & Politics
    • World History
    AP Examination grades are reported on a 5-point scale as follows:

    5 — Extremely well qualified
    4 — Well qualified
    3 — Qualified
    2 — Possibly qualified
    1 — No recommendation

    Note: For grades 3-5, a student is considered qualified to receive college credit or advanced placement. A score of 1 carries no recommendation to receive college credit or advanced placement.

    AP Test Scores
    (percentage of students scoring 3 or higher)
     
     
        AP Exam Score Percentages

     

    2012-13

    2013-14

    2014-15

     

    LD

    PA

    LD

    PA

    LD

    PA

    English

    81.1

    68.1





    Math

    93.8

    70.9





    Science

    89.3

    66.4





    Social Studies

    59.1

    65.3





    Art/Music

    50.0

    58.6





    Foreign
    Languages

    45.5

    63.8