Impressive Outcomes for TCPS Class of 2017

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Both Easton High and Saint Michaels Middle High schools have reported outstanding results for the class of 2017.  Of the combined total of 320 students receiving diplomas and certificates, 276 or 87.1% plan to enter college.  While 145 graduates plan to attend a four-year college, 131 will attend a two-year college or technical school. Eight graduates will enter the military, and 36 will enter directly into the workforce.

Dr. Kelly Griffith enjoying the moment with some of the members of Easton High’s class of 2017.

“I am extremely proud of the accomplishments of the class of 2017, and I am confident that they will do great things during the next chapter of their life,” said Dr. Kelly Griffith, TCPS Superintendent. “Their success is a testament to their hard work as well as the talented, dedicated TCPS educators and personnel.”

Of the 320 TCPS Class of 2017 graduates,
• 176 (55%) completed at least one Advanced Placement Course before graduating (an increase of 4% from 2016);
• 162 earned credit for at least one dual enrollment course at the community college level (an increase of 19% from 2016);
• 139 seniors fulfilled requirements for at least one Career and Technology Education program (a decrease of 6% from 2016); and
• The composite SAT score was 1080 for math and critical reading (an increase of 52 points from 2016), while the ACT composite average remained at 23.

Members of the Saint Michaels Middle High School class of 2017.

A total of 198 graduates were offered at least one scholarship. A record high amount of $11,996,067 was earned by TCPS students.  The list of colleges and universities to which TCPS students were accepted is equally impressive, and includes three acceptances to Ivy League Schools.  The complete list is as follows:

Albright College
Allegheny College
American College of the Building Arts
American University
Anne Arundel Community College
Appalachian State University
Apprentice School of Northrop Grumman-Newport News
Augustana College
Baldwin Wallace University
Belmont University
Beloit College
Berklee College of Music
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Boston College
Boston Conservatory at Berklee
Boston University
Bowie State University
Bridgewater College
Brigham Young University
Brigham Young University-Hawaii
Brigham Young University-Idaho
Brooklyn College of the CUNY
Brown University
Cabrini University
California Institute of Technology
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
California University of Pennsylvania
Capitol Technology University
Carnegie Mellon University
Centenary University
Chesapeake College
Christopher Newport University
Clark Atlanta University
Clarke University
Clemson University
Coastal Carolina University
College of Charleston
College of William and Mary
Colorado School of Mines
Colorado State University
Columbia College
Columbia College in Chicago
Columbia University
Community College of Baltimore County
Coppin State University
Cornell University
Davis & Elkins College
Delaware College of Art and Design
Delaware State University
Delaware Technical & Community College – Owens Campus
Delaware Valley University
Dickinson College
Drexel University
East Carolina University
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Elizabeth City State University
Elizabethtown College
Emory & Henry College
Empire Beauty School
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Los Angeles
Flagler College
Florida Atlantic University
Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Institute of Technology
Florida International University
Florida Southern College
Florida State University
Fordham University
Frostburg State University
Gallaudet University
George Mason University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia State University
Gonzaga University
Goucher College
Great Falls College – Montana State University
Hamilton College
Hampden-Sydney College
Hampton University
Haverford College
High Point University
Hofstra University
Hood College
Howard University
Hudson Valley Community College
Humboldt State University
Hunter College of the CUNY
Jacksonville University
James Madison University
Johnson & Wales University (Providence)
Kent State University
La Salle University
Lafayette College
Lancaster Bible College
Lehigh University
Liberty University
Longwood University
Loyola Marymount University
Loyola University Maryland
Lynchburg College
Manhattan College
Marist College
Marshall University
Maryland Institute College of Art
Marymount Manhattan College
Marymount University
Marywood University
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
McDaniel College
McGill University
Meredith College
Messiah College
Miami University, Oxford
Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Mississippi State University
Monmouth University
Monroe Community College
Montana State University, Bozeman
Moravian College
Morgan State University
Mount St. Mary’s University
New Jersey City University
New York University
Norfolk State University
North Carolina A&T State University
North Carolina State University
North Dakota State University
Northeastern University
Notre Dame of Maryland University
Nova South Eastern University
Ohio Wesleyan University
Ohio State University
Old Dominion University
Pace University, New York City
Palm Beach Atlantic University
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Pennsylvania State University
Pratt Institute
Purdue University
Queens University of Charlotte
Radford University
Randolph-Macon College
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Roanoke College
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rosemont College
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Saint Francis University
Saint Joseph’s University
Saint Louis University
Salisbury University
Savannah College of Art and Design
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
School of Visual Arts
Sewanee: The University of the South
Shenandoah University
Shepherd University
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Siena College
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Stanford University
Stevenson University
Stockton University
Stony Brook University
SUNY Oswego
Susquehanna University
Syracuse University
Temple University
Texas A&M University
The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale
The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science & Art (School of Arts)
The George Washington University
The New School – All Divisions
The New School – All Divisions (Parsons School of Design)
The University of the Arts
Towson University
Trinity College
Trinity University
Union College (New York)
University of Alabama
University of Arizona
University of California
University of Cincinnati
University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
University of Connecticut
University of Dayton
University of Delaware
University of Delaware (Honors Program)
University of Florida
University of Hartford
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Kentucky
University of Mary Washington
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
University of Maryland, College Park
University of Maryland, Eastern Shore
University of Massachusetts, Boston
University of Miami (College of Arts & Sciences)
University of Michigan
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
University of North Carolina at Wilmington
University of North Dakota
University of Northern Colorado
University of Pittsburgh
University of Roehampton
University of Scranton
University of South Carolina
University of South Florida, Tampa
University of Tampa
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Texas, Austin
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
University of Virginia (College of Arts & Sciences)
University of Washington
University of Washington
Villanova University
Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Commonwealth University (School of the Arts)
Virginia Tech
Wake Forest University
Washington and Jefferson College
Washington and Lee University
Washington College
Washington State University
Wells College
Wesley College
Wesleyan University
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
West Virginia University
West Virginia Wesleyan College
Western Carolina University
Wilson College
Wingate University
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
WorWic Community College
York College of Pennsylvania

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