Congratulations to all of our Barrow County School System high schools for being recognized as Advanced Placement (AP) Honor Schools by the Georgia Department of Education.
State School Superintendent Richard Woods says, “I sincerely congratulate each of this year’s AP Honor Schools on their achievement. Additionally, I thank each teacher, student, and school- and district-level administrator for their diligent work creating strong AP opportunities in these 273 Georgia schools.”
The 2023 AP Honor Schools are named in eight categories based on the results of 2022 AP courses and exams. Our schools and categories are:
AP Access & Support Schools:
Apalachee High School and Barrow Arts & Sciences Academy
AP Expansion Schools:
Barrow Arts & Sciences Academy
AP STEM Schools:
Apalachee High School and Winder-Barrow High School
AP STEM Achievement Schools:
Winder-Barrow High School
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AP exams are administered by the College Board, which also administers the SAT. AP courses are one of several ways Georgia students can access college-level learning at the high school level; students who receive a 3, 4, or 5 on an AP exam may receive college credit.