Wesleyan students took 517 AP exams in 2021, and students earned a score of 3 or higher on 86 percent of those exams. Wesleyan is proud to announce that 47 percent of our AP students earned an AP Scholar Award. Comparatively, 22 percent of AP students worldwide earned an AP Scholar Award. Congratulations to 114 high school students and recent alumni who earned recognition as part of the 2021 AP Scholar Awards!
The AP Scholar with Distinction Award recognizes students who receive an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams. Forty-two students and recent alumni earned this award:
William Alexander, Maximilian Allgaier, Eric Berry, Elizabeth Bertram, Riley Bingham, Grace Bowling, Molly Brown, Alexandra Bush, Luke Carroll, Siobhan Davenport, Braden DeBow, Gian Luca Di Lenardo, Margaret Dudley, Noah Fears, Matthew Free, Caroline Gibbs, Katherine Graddy, Natalie Gross, Nicholas Hess, Alicia Holmes, Jeffry Hullinger II, Benjamin Jackson, Elsah James, Mikayla John, Summer Kidder, Kayla Kim, Harrison Leath, Mackenzie Madison, Kara Marshall, Isabella Martin, Megan Massey, Payton McKemie, Fletcher Morris, Alexandra Murphy, Annelise Onorato, Jacob Price, Alden Pridgen, Sofia Rivero, Maggie Simmons, Alexander Thorne, Bella Tucker, Charles Wenz
The AP Scholar with Honor Award recognizes students who receive an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams. Twenty-six students and recent alumni earned this award:
Byrne Ahrenkiel, Paul Baisier, Carson Ballard, Hampton Bingham, Beau Brown, William Bruehl, Caroline Bryson, Reid Cameron, Walker Edge, Grace Eversbusch, William Fuller, Ally Jones, Danielle Kelly, Sarah Lim, Jake Lundstedt, Mackenzie Maxwell, Brendan McIntosh, Henry Moore, Katherine Murphy, Margaret Rheudasil, Taylor Seim, Michael Soukup, Kaycee Tamel, Nadia Thieriot, Andrew Van Wie, Weston Zimmerman
The AP Scholar Award recognizes students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams. Forty-six students and recent alumni earned this award:
Comforter Afobunor, Caroline Archer, Jay Arora, Roderick Aycox, Lauren Balch, Andrew Ball, Norah Kate Bishop, James Black, Grace Brown, Matthew Brown, Grace Carroll, Joseph D. Chipman, Marcus Eriksson, Carson Green, Constance Harris, Victoria Hedlund, Reece Holbrook, Rylie Jones, Riley Keller, Caitlin Kelly, Shane Kelly, Audrey LaFramboise, Lauren Markley, Brenna McConnell, Ryan McConnell, Jackson Merkl, Quinn Moore, Ansley Morehouse, Hayden Morehouse, Lily Morris, Emma Nydam, William Parker, Grace Purrington, Jada Richardson, Ryan Rose, Zachariah Russell, Lucas Schelhammer, Carson Schiller, Samuel Schmitt, Drake Shook, Caroline Stakel, Alexander Staley, Channing Stall, Sydney Stirling, Lilly Tapp, Sophie Villa
Wesleyan also congratulates recent alumni William Alexander, Noah Fears, and Caroline Gibbs for earning an AP Capstone Diploma by earning a score of 3 or higher in AP Seminar and AP Research and on 4 additional AP exams of their choosing and senior Nadia Thieriot for earning an AP Seminar and Research Certificate by earning a score of 3 or higher on both AP Seminar and AP Research.