In recognition of their exceptional achievement on national Advanced Placement exams taken last year, 30 Bellport High School seniors have earned AP Scholar awards.
Nineteen students were named AP Scholars, six earned the recognition of AP Scholar with Honor and nine earned an AP Scholar with Distinction honor.
To earn Scholar recognition, students are required to score a 3 or higher on three or more AP exams; for Scholar with Honor, they must earn a 3.25 on all AP exams taken and grades of 3 or higher on four or more of those exams; and for Scholar with Distinction, they must receive an average score of 3.5 on all AP exams and grades of 4 or higher on five or more of those exams.
The South Country Central School District extends its congratulations to the following students:
Kailyn Ciavatta, Eldjima Djandabri-Holt, Shanel Fernandez, Giulia Gannon, Enma Garcia, Tyler Gentile, Derek Griffin, Amira Hussein, Brynn Johnsen, Dylan Knakal, Emma Kuegel, Sean Lannon, Ryan Manitta, Michael Nesi, Leah Ofori, Andie Pedatella, Katherinne Perez Mendoza, Emily Robbins and Matthew Smolen
AP Scholar with Honor:
Eirini Michaels Hrysanthopoulos, Alexander Pauletti, Iesha Rodney, Ella Steckle, Grant Taylor and Max Yablon
AP Scholar with Distinction:
Claire Cannella, Samantha DeLillo, Penelope Henao, Khayyam Hossain, Daniel Lewkowski, Connor Murphy, Kaelyn Schmidt, Evelyn Soto and Jordan Truce