White Bear Lake Area High School has been named a Silver member of the 2023 AP School Honor Roll, which recognizes schools for an AP program that is delivering results and broadening access for students. Schools can earn the Honor Roll recognition annually based on their ability to increase their school’s college-going culture, provide opportunities for students to earn college credit, and maximize college readiness.
White Bear Lake Area High School - South Campus:
- Achieved Silver status for college culture with 55% of the Class of 2023 experiencing 1 AP class before graduation.
- Achieved Gold status by 37% of the Class of 2023 earning college credit with an AP Exam score of 3 or higher.
- Achieved Gold status by creating opportunities for 11% of the Class of 2023 taking a total of 5 AP courses across their high school years, with at least 1 taken in 9th and 10th grade.
“The Advanced Placement courses we offer help students explore their interests, excel and design their futures while taking rigorous college-level courses. These varied options allow students to own their learning in an environment that is safe, supportive and challenging,” said WBLAHS - South Campus Principal Don Bosch. “We are excited and proud of our students' accomplishments, and we appreciate all of the hard work of our educators who encourage and motivate students to challenge themselves to achieve their academic potential.”