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College Board recognizes 130 district students as AP Scholars

Denton ISD's 2015 AP Scholars
The College Board honored 130 Denton ISD high school students with distinctions for 2015, according to their annual list of recipients who are named Advanced Placement Scholars.

The national program recognizes individuals who have demonstrated college-level achievement though exceptional scores in AP courses and on AP exams. Students are awarded based on four levels including: AP Scholar, AP Scholar with Honor, AP Scholar with Distinction and National AP Scholar.

Students receive an award certificate from The College Board and although there is no monetary award, this achievement is acknowledged on any score report that is sent to colleges.

Students who earn scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams are named AP Scholars. Denton ISD had 78 students earn the AP Scholar distinction.

AP Scholars

Students who receive scores of 3 or higher on three or more AP Exams.
Denton High
  • Seniors: Adinawa Adjagbodjou, Emma Cantrell , Jennifer de la Rosa, John Halbert, Maxwell Hyman, Stephanie Kim, Alex Souris and Courtney Tober
  • Graduated: William Cates, Sheng Chan, Dipali Dave, Kevin Van Horn, John Young, Chandler Elsbecker, Gleb Filatov, Peyton Lenaburg, Aaron Reecer, Austin Ridgdell and Sasawat Satumtira
Guyer High
  • Juniors: Ansh Pujara, Abhishek Shah, and Daniel Wang 
  • Seniors: Daniel Acosta, Davina Agawu, Maria Anez, Emily Ayers, Drake Bigrigg, Corbin Born, Joshua Erickson, Lauren Estrada, Seth Gandt, Annie Garland, Alexandra Gentile, Austin Haddock, Noah Hansen, Joshua Kasitz, Justin Masoner, Malissa Owen, Iida Raina, Llyleila Richardson, Anthony Rodriguez, Evan Samsky, Sydney Seavey, Jason Theriot, Dylan Towne and Andrew Wendel
  • Graduated: Adam Anderson, Pamela Ayala, Quinton Ayers, Riley Carr, Jubei Del Rosario Vin, Gabrielle Getts, Piper Gleadhill, Amber Krinner, Karissa Lambert, Charles Drake Lawson, Heather Lewis, Henry Lim, Syed Mahmood, Brianna McKinney, Jimmie Miller, Preston Mitchell, Sophie Nader, Connor Olson, Jacob Poole, Danielle Poyser, Benjamin Priddy, Bassam Smadi, Rachel Smith, Hunter Snowden, Timothy Stern, Aaron Taylor, Fiker Tesfaye, Katherine Tester, Quinn Tidwell, Darby Traylor and Karen Vinson

AP Scholars with Honor

Students who earn an average score 3.25 on all AP exams taken and score of 3 or higher on four or more exams.

Denton High
  • Senior: Lillian King
  • Graduated: Seong Jung
Guyer High
  • Junior: Jordan Goldstein 
  • Seniors: Catalina Aloman, Aidan Collins, Kylie Jensen, Abdul Rahman Khan, Ali Mansoorshahi, Matthew Shovlin and Erin Wylie
  • Graduated: Bryce Babcock, Morgan Chapa, Samantha Donovan, Kira Griffiths, Ryan Koch, Brooke Scherer, Youjung Song and Megan Temple
Ryan High
  • Seniors: Tania Aleman, Drake Hughes, Samuel McClanahan, Mary Morris, Jacob Miller and Taylor Murray

AP Scholars with Distinction

Students who earn an average score 3.5 on all AP exams taken and score of 3 or higher on five or more exams.

Denton High
  • Senior: Logan Maltz
  • Graduated: Timothy Rasch
Guyer High
  • Seniors: Aimee Bourey, Peyton Griffiths, Maria Harmjanz, Inki Lee and Tiffany Wang
  • Graduated: Emily Apt, Damian Crow, Alicia Downard, Zachary Freeze, Elyse Guilstorf, Andrew Hunsberger, Max Malone, Jeffrey Miyata, Remy Nadeau, Cole O’Neill, Eliza Price, Allison Reibach, Andrew Rieder, Carol Scott, Michel Tabet and Zachary Wade
Ryan High
  • Senior: Walter Tunnell Wilson

National AP Scholar

Students who earn an average score 4 on all AP exams taken and score of 3 or higher on eight or more exams.

Guyer High
  • Graduated: Damian Crow