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AP exam participation: Forsyth County
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AP exam participation: Forsyth County

(WXIA) -- More Georgia high school students are taking -- and passing -- Advanced Placement exams.

Last school year, 89,806 Georgia students took 154,176 AP exams. That's an 8 percent increase in the number of participants and almost a 9 percent increase in the number of tests.

AP exams are graded on a scale of 1 to 5. Passing scores of 3, 4 or 5 often allow the test-takers to earn college credit.

Georgia's seniors earned 86,075 passing scores on their AP exams in 2014, a 9.6 percent increase over 2013.

English Language and Composition was the state's most popular AP exam, followed by U.S. History and World History.

In Forsyth County, 3,840 students took 6,742 AP exams in 2014, and 4,971 of those exams earned passing scores.

Here are the AP exam breakdowns for each Forsyth County public high school:

Forsyth Central HS
341 students took 525 exams
397 passing scores

Lambert HS
997 students took 1,807 exams
1,356 passing scores

North Forsyth HS
489 students took 858 exams
594 passing scores

South Forsyth HS
1,115 students took 1,978 exams
1,530 passing scores

West Forsyth HS
897 students took 1,573 exams
1,093 passing scores

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