CT rates highly in AP testing

A new study shows Connecticut has the fourth-highest rate in the nation of high school seniors who have taken and passed at least one Advanced

NORWALK - A new study shows Connecticut has the fourth-highest rate in the nation of high school seniors who have taken and passed at least one Advanced Placement exam.

The College Board says 23.2% of the state's public school seniors have taken AP exams.

Seventy percent of those students got a passing scores of 3, 4, or the highest score, 5.

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