Hutto ISD recognized 57 AP Scholars from the 2017-18 school year at its August meeting of the Board of Trustees Thursday, Aug. 10.
The record 57 students is an 18 percent increase over the previous year and include five National AP Scholars, which is more than previous years combined. Of the AP Scholars, 32 were members of the 2018 graduating class, 24 are members of the Class of 2019, and one represents the Class of 2020.
AP scholar is granted to students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams.
National AP Scholar is granted to students in the United States who receive an average score of at least 4 on all AP exams taken, and scores of 4 or higher on eight or more of the exams.
AP Scholar with distinction is granted to 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.
AP Scholar with honor is granted to 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.
Elington Aaron, Marc Benitez, Valerie Bolding, Skylar Cochran, Destiny Cox, Nayely Cruz, Cristina DeLeon, Cameron Ferguson, Grace Ford, Isabella Gallegos, Frederick Grimes, Tabitha Hale, Analise Jones, Daniel Kay, Danielle Kowalski, Sarah Lavine, Mara Manskie, Brendan Marrow, Jesse Martinez, Brady Nunn, Bryton O'Neal, Elise Peeples-Purser, Antonio Rios, Kevin Rosengren, Caleb Stratton, Jett Tipsword, Prisca Varner and Sofia Vega.
National AP Scholars
Will Christian, Christopher Gordon, James Halmon, Juan Serna and Adam Wassilchalk.
AP Scholar with distinction
Tyler Calhoun, Abigail Cervenka, Will Christian, Jason De Los Santos, Madelyn Fritz, Christopher Gordon, James Halmon, Trevor Hollister, Megan Lorfing, Lauren McMaster, Kathleen Myers, Dex Parra, Saryn Paulsen, Montgomery Raesz, Juan Serna, Eric Solis, Ismael Suarez, Zachary Thomsen and Adam Wassilchalk.
AP Scholar with honor Christopher Bulding, Cristino Concepcion, Ashton Corporon, Yasmina Cortes, Mykala Garton, Bailey Geitzenauer, Chase Griffin, Madison Gutierrez, Karissa Varner and Nicole Vasicek.