Several students from Lindenhurst High School have earned Advanced Placement Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP exams. The College Board recognizes several levels of achievement based on students’ performance on these exams.
Sixteen students in the Class of 2016 qualified for the AP Scholar Award by completing three or more AP exams with scores of 3 or higher: Olubanke Agunloye, Fiorella Atoche-Chuquizu, Patryk Bronakowski, Samantha Castiglione, Aidan Danaher, Erik Eckert, Charles Hager, Michelle Huang, Jared Huberman, Jamie Leon, Cabel McCandless, Kassidy Robinson, Erich Ruckert, Natalia Wawro, Patrick Wszeborowski and Konrad Zieba. Seventeen Class of 2015 alumni received this designation as well: Donald Bangs, Leyna Brostowski, Michael Castellano, Diana Chetnik, Joseph D’Antonio, Alyssa Gammello, Emily Herrlich, Renee James, Pawel Karwowski, Stephanie Kirschberg, Ryan Lulewicz, Sarah Naeem, Ozgur Oztemiz, Tierney Ruppel, Nicholas Smith, Rick Thevenin and Sylvia Zielinski.
A total of 18 students were designated as AP Scholars with Honor by earning an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams. The Class of 2016 designees are: Thomas Bozzo, Ryan Frank, Scott Halper, Matthew Licht, Ryan Licht, Shannon Riewerts, Danielle Saracino and Kyle Schepis; those from the Class of 2015 are: Gregory Cotroneo, Andrew Grais, Kristen Ibrahim, Katherine Kakanas, Heather Lindemann, Megan O’Brien, Shivam Patel, Sylvia Rutowski, Michael Serrecchia and Jessica Shreck.
Qualifying for the AP Scholar with Distinction Award for earning an average score of at least 3.5 on all AP exams taken and scores of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams were: (Class of 2016) Ihor Balaban, Emma Gillam, James Goodman, Kyle Hoogervorst, Paula Laziuk, Mikolaj Matyjaszek and Jeevan Vangala; (Class of 2015) Jessica Barzykowski, William Borkofsky, Kelly Buynak, Vanessa Cardina, Thomas Cunningham, Samantha Donovan, Nicholas Drenkalo, Patrick Feeney, Thomas Jansson, Phillip Kallino, Puneet Kapoor, Brett Keeler, Marisa Mercadante, Kyle Mesa, Sabrina Morelli and Brendan Murphy.
Four members of the Class of 2015 qualified as National AP Scholars by receiving an average score of at least 4 on all AP exams taken and scores of 4 or higher on eight or more of these exams: Davian David-Ramphal, Tyler Hughes, Kyle Keeler and Alanna McNally.