Gift Card Rewards End For Advanced Placement Tests
Springdale, Rogers districts adjust plans
Posted: September 29, 2013 at 5 a.m.
School-level support will carry on a statewide program that once helped districts pay to increase student participation in math, science and English Advanced Placement classes, according to Northwest Arkansas administrators.
At A Glance
Five Years Of Growth
The Arkansas Advanced Initiative for Math and Science supports 10 Advanced Placement tests in math, science and English, but in the past five years the number of students taking Advanced Placement classes and tests has grown at participating schools.
2013 studentsPercent increase in students over 5 years 2013 examspercent increase in exams over five years8percent increase in pass rate over five years
• Har-Ber High School
657,113.2 percent1,199122 percent
Springdale High School
631, 176.3 percent1,112209.4 percent
Rogers High School
667, 160.7 percent1,223161.8 percent
Heritage High School
601, 291.7 percent1,226372.6 percent
25,196*131.4 percent43,916140 percent
2,225,647*131 percent3,955,733134.4 percent
Source: District reports from the College Board
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