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Recent Lemont High School graduate named National AP Scholar

Published: Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 12:30 p.m. CST

LEMONT – Lemont High School graduate Kim Gannon has been cited as the school’s first ever National AP Scholar, based on her performance on the college level Advanced Placement Program exams as a junior and senior, according to a news release from Lemont High School District 210.

Gannon earned a 5 (the highest score) on nine of the 10 AP exams she took. The requirements to be a National AP Scholar are earning a 4.0 average on exams taken and scoring 4 or higher on eight or more exams.

Two other recent graduates, Justin Stanwyck and Lynn Stanwyck, qualified for the AP Scholar with Distinction Award by earning an average score of at least 3.5 on all their AP exams and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of the exams.

Students who qualified for the AP Scholar with Honor Award, by earning an average score of at least 3.25 and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of the exams, included graduates Kevin Fischer, Scott Franklin, Aaron Korte, Nina Moeller and Dan Totura and current seniors Jarrod Hanson and Anna Zechel.

Students who qualified for the AP Scholar Award, by scoring 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams, included graduates Sam Abboud, Kelly Collins, Chris Dowling, Dawid Janik, Mike Madsen, Marisa Mars, Claire O’Leary, Aaron Oldanie, Katrina Olson, Ethan Parafink, Paul Rachwalski, Sarah Reaves, Joe Ruggerio, Jake Smagacz and Carly Tucker and current seniors Atri Bathani, Zak Krepps and Robert Rigler.

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