Score



2009*

(N=49)

first year
PM
offers AP
Psych

2010

(N=58)


2011

(N=38)


2012

(N=57)


2013

(N=64)

first year
EVERY
student
took exam

2014

(N=48)

2nd year
ALL Ss
take
exam**

2015

(N=62)


2016

(N=74)

3rd year
ALL Ss
take
exam***

2017

(N=)

5



51%


65.5%


71%


54%


56%

48%

50%

45%

4



35%


27.5%


24%


26%


33%

27%

40%

38%

3



12%


5%


5%


18%


9%

21%

10%

12%

2



2%


0%


0%


2%


0%

4%

0%

5%

1



0%


1.7%


0%


0%


1.5%

0%

0%

0%





















NATIONAL MEAN SCORE



3.22


3.11


3.12


3.13


3.17


3.09


3.12


3.07


PMHS MEAN SCORE



4.35


4.55


4.67


4.33


4.42


4.188


4.403

4.216


National percent scoring
a "3" or higher (Pass/Fail)



68.7


67


66


66


68


65.5


66


64


PMHS percent scoring
a "3" or higher



98


98


100!!!


98


98


96


100!!!

95


PMHS percent scoring
a "4" or "5"



86


93


95%


80


89%


75


90%

83


National percent scoring
a "4" or "5"



50


47


46


46


48


45.5


46


45


*2009 first year AP Psychology offered at Penn Manor
2014 First year online offered:+6 additional students OC - 3.1 average; bi-modal 3 & 2; median 3 A NORMAL CURVE
Also, very bad winter; many missed days of school

***2016 Four students take online option OC - 3 avg; mode 3; highest score 4
HS introduced 3 homeroom days a week, essentially reducing the block to 70 min 3x week
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MOST CURRENT AP RESULTS FIRST


Specifics for 2016

SCORES
2015 % in PM who earned a...
2014 National average
5
45% (33 of 74)
19%
4
38% (28 of 74)
26%
3
12% (9 of 74)
19%
2
5% (4 of 74)
14%
1
0% (0 of 74)
22%
Overall average
4.216

TBA

% with 3 or higher
95% (70 of 74)
64%
% with a 4 or 5
83% (61 of 74)
45%
*ALL students enrolled in course took exam

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Specifics for 2015

SCORES
2015 % in PM who earned a...
2014 National average
5
50% (31 of 62)
20%
4
40% (25 of 62)
26%
3
10% (6 of 62)
19.9%
2
0% (0 of 62)
13.1%
1
0% (0 of 62)
20.7%
Overall average
4.403

TBA

% with 3 or higher
100% (62 of 62)
66%
% with a 4 or 5
90% (56 of 62)
46%
*1 student chose not to take exam
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Specifics for 2014

SCORES
2014 % in PM who earned a...
2014 National average
5
48% (23 of 48)
18.5%
4
27% (13 of 48)
27.1%
3
21% (10 of 48)
19.9%
2
4% (2 of 48)
13.6%
1
0% (0 of 48)
20.9%
Overall average
4.188

3.09

% with 3 or higher
96% (46 of 48)
65.5%
% with a 4 or 5
75% (36 of 48)
45.5%
*ALL students enrolled in course took exam
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Specifics for 2013

SCORES
2013 % in PM who earned a...
2013 National average
5
56% (36 of 64)
21%
4
33% (21 of 64)
27%
3
9% (6 of 64)
20%
2
0% (0 of 64)
13%
1
1.5 % (1 of 64)
20%
Overall average
4.42

3.17

% with 3 or higher
98% (63 of 64)
68%
% with a 4 or 5
89% (54 of 64)
48%
*ALL students enrolled in course took exam
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Specifics for 2012

SCORES
2012 % in PM who earned a...
2012 National average
5
54% (31 of 57)
21%
4
26% (15 of 57)
26%
3
18% (10 of 57)
19%
2
2% (1 of 57)
14%
1
0% (0 of 57)
20%
Overall average
4.33

3.13

% with 3 or higher
98% (56 of 57)
66%
% with a 4 or 5
80% (46 of 57)
46%
*1 student chose not to take exam

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Specifics for 2011

SCORES
2011 % in PM who earned a...
2011 National average
5
71% (27 of 38)
20%
4
24% (9 of 38)
26%
3
5% (2 of 38)
20%
2
(0 of 38)
13%
1
(0 of 38)
21%
Overall average
4.657
3.12
% with 3 or higher
100%!! (38 of 38)
66%
% with a 4 or 5
95% (36 of 38)
46%

*1 student chose not to take exam

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Specifics for 2010

SCORES
2010 % in PM who earned a...
2010 National average
5
65.5% (38 of 58)
20%
4
27.5% (16 of 58)
27%
3
5% (3 of 58)
20%
2
0% (0 of 58)
13%
1
1.7% (1 of 58)
21%
Overall average
4.55
3.10
% with 3 or higher
98.3% (57 of 58)
67%
% with a 4 or 5
93% (54 of 58)
47%

*3 students chose not to take exam


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Specifics for 2009

*2009 first year PM offers AP Psychology as a course

In 2007, students took an independent study after taking Social Psychology (since there was no AP)
In 2008, some test takers took an independent study after Soc Psych and some took just took the exam after Soc Psych (since again, there was no AP)

SCORES

2009 % in PM who earned a...

2009 National average

5

51% (25 of 49)

22.8%

4

35% (17 of 49)

27%

3

12% (6 of 49)

19%

2

2% (1 of 49)

12%

1

0%

19%

Overall average

4.35

3.22

% with 3 or higher

98%

68.7%

% with a4 or 5

86%

50%

*1 student chose not to take exam

USING THIS DATA TO TEACH HISTOGRAMS, SKEWS, MEASURES OF CENTRAL TENDENCY