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Gunn students are faced with retaking AP tests

Gunn students are faced with retaking AP tests

Hanalei Pham, Staff Writer

May 20, 2016


Filed under News

Months of preparation and many long nights of studying all culminate in a single set of exams: Advanced Placement (AP) tests. Many Gunn High School students were outraged to learn that their AP tests were discounted due to errors made by the school administration. Five AP tests at Gunn were invalidated...

Students prioritize college over high school

Students prioritize college over high school

Lily Bakour, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016


Filed under Campus

As Advanced Placement tests take place during the first two weeks of May, students are missing school to study. The hours that students are not at school are spent sleeping and preparing for the college level placement tests they have been preparing for all year round. There are two rounds of tests...

ScotCenter: Changes in AP English Throw Students Off Track – Sophie Penn

ScotCenter: Changes in AP English Throw Students Off Track – Sophie Penn

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

February 9, 2016


Filed under Campus, ScotCenter

When sophomores meet with their counselors to finalize their schedule for the fall, there will be a change to their options for English. AP Composition is no longer going to be available to juniors, and will instead become a senior level English class. Students and teachers had mixed opinions about the...

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