The East Windsor School District has been named to the fourth annual Advanced Placement District Honor Roll, nj.com reports. This means there was an increase in the number of students enrolled in Advanced Placement courses and more students are getting higher scores on AP exams.
A total of 36 districts in New Jersey and 477 nationwide were recognized on the list, which was compiled by the College Board, according to the report. East Windsor is on the list for the second time.
The district has seen an increase of 20 percent in the number of students enrolled in AP courses since 2011, according to the report.
It has seen an increase in students scoring between a 3 and a 5, the highest possible score, on the AP exam. There are 42 more students scoring in that range since 2011, according to the report.
East Windsor increased the number of advanced math and science courses, and 25 percent of eighth graders are enrolled in geometry, according to the report.