More than 40 current and former Mineola High School students have been recognized by the College Board as AP Scholars due to their outstanding success on Advanced Placement exams. Students took AP exams in May 2016 after completing challenging college-level courses in the district in a variety of subjects.

Congratulations to the following students:

National AP Scholar
Granted to students who receive 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.

Katie Y. Shi

AP Scholar with Distinction
Granted to students who receive 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.

Nathan L. Blaine
Kayleigh Bugalla
Kyle Kern
Catherine Leong
Matthew Milwood
Eric B. Pereira
Sandra L.Pinto
Dan G. Rhim
John G. Rhim
Claudia M. Serna
Katie Y. Shi
Brian Tavares


AP Scholar with Honor

Granted to students who receive 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.

Serena J. Berger
Christina A. Cardinal
Kayleigh V. Dipietrantonio
Lauren Jenkins
Linda Jin
Gabriella C. Martinez
Hugo Renzzo Olcese
Elizabeth C. Ryan
Erin M. Servinskas
Zachary M. Sloan
Erica M. Sze-Tu
Zachary N. Tarab
Michelle M. Vande Stouwe



AP Scholar
Granted to students who receive a score of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams.


Awdifa Z. Abdin
Pratibha Anand
Sanskriti Bimal
Daniela Borges
Michael Bowen
Madison Brady
Christin Candela
Maria J. Cerqueira
Brendan Cunningham
Andrew V. Desiderio
Bryan C. Franz
Gina Koros
Meghan C. Lafaye
David Lee
Elliot Lee
Brianna L. Lopes
Julianne M. Ortiz
Reesa Rene
Marcella I. Rodriguez
Kacie A. Rumm
Alexandria M. Scala
Mackenzie Schnaufer
Emily J. Skupp
Erin T. Talty
Joseph J. Tarantola