Students in These States Performed Best on 2018 AP Tests

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Regardless of whether or not you agree with the recent changes to the AP exams, the fact remains that an increasing number of high school students are taking AP exams each year. The number of public high school graduates in the US who took at least one AP exam has gone from 752,255 (25.1 percent) since the graduating class of 2008 to 1,242,990 (38.9 percent) in the graduating class of 2018.

The College Board recently released a report that includes the statistics on AP exam scores in each state, so let's take a look at some of the insights gathered from the graduating classes of the past ten years.

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