UPDATE: Glendale High students earn college credits
Continuing off yesterday’s blog, here’s the latest on Glendale’s Advanced Placement numbers.
The number of Glendale Unified students who passed the AP exam has increased by 25% since 2005.
While the number of tests taken has increased, GUSD has improved its passing rate. In 2005, 55% of students passed the AP exam, and in 2009 that number increased to 58%.
AP History is the most popular exam, follwed by English, science, math and language.
By school: Crescenta Valley has a pass rate of 76%; Clark, 31%; Glendale, 44%; and Hoover, 46%.
What you need to know? More students are taking exams and more students are passing exams — a positive trend for GUSD.