BHS Class of 2017 finishes strong
Sep 04, 2017 08:30AM
By Ben Scott
At the July 18, 2017, Board of Education Meeting, Batavia High School Principal Dr. JoAnne Smith presented board members with a Class of 2017 Exit Report detailing honor roll data, GPA by decile, achievement results, final transcript requests, and post-secondary experiences.
Here are a few highlights:
Out of the 481 students who graduated from the Class of 2017, 39 met the highest honors benchmark GPA, which is set at 4.375.
The top 50% of students had a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
The total number of dual-credit course enrollments (BHS has a reciprocal agreement with Waubonsee Community College) was 442—up from 268 in 2016.
A record 462 Advanced Placement (AP) exams were taken by 193 students. Exam results will be shared with the board when scores are received by BHS.
92% of students reported they would be attending a college or university in the fall. Top 10 selections are shown in the table at right.
View the full report at http://bit.ly/Class2017ExitReport.