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Academic Awards for ACHS
Eric Hamilton
Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Antioch Community High School has recently received scores from the Advanced Placement (AP) scores. The students are continuing to achieve at high levels and deserve to be celebrated. 

  •  446 students took 782 exams with 58% scoring a 3 or higher, which earns college credit at state colleges and universities in the state of Illinois.

In addition to the AP scores, approximately 30% of the graduating seniors have graduated with Cum Laude distinction. The class of 2019 had 102 Cum Laude graduates!

Students will need to meet the following criteria to be distinguished as a Cum Laude Graduate:

  • Show a dedication to Scholarship by earning 26 credits.
  • Show strength of Character by earning 0 suspensions.
  • Volunteer in their community for at least 40 hours.
  • Demonstrate Responsibility by earning at least 95 percent attendance.
  • Achieve a high standard of Excellence by earning 3 capstone credits.
  • Show their school Pride by participating in at least 4 extracurricular activities

Other academic awards achieved by students at Antioch Community High School were:

  • National AP Scholar 3
  • AP Scholar with Distinction  29
  • AP Scholar with Honors 35
  • AP scholar  82
  • National Merit  Commended 3
  • IL State Scholars 30

Congratulations to all of these Sequoits who continue to achieve at high levels!