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Eisenhower High School Students in National Math and Science Initiative Program Excel on Advanced Placement Exams

Eisenhower High School Students in National Math and Science Initiative Program Excel on Advanced Placement Exams Lawton, Okla. – High school students at Eisenhower High School earned significantly higher scores on Advanced Placement* (AP) exams last year thanks to an innovative program developed by the  National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI). Eisenhower High School students have been in the program since the 2011-2012 school year. Since then, enrollment in AP math, science and English courses has risen by 138 percent. Students receiving a passing score on an AP ...

NMSI expands Comprehensive Advanced Placement Program to Memorial

What:         NMSI expands Comprehensive Advanced Placement Program to Memorial When:        Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 Where:      Memorial High School, 5840 S. Hudson Ave. Contact:     Chris Payne at 918-746-6898 or paynech@tulsaschools.org TULSA, Okla. – The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) announced today that its Comprehensive Advanced Placement* (AP) program will expand to Memorial High School, thanks to a grant from the Tulsa Community Foundation (TCF), the George Kaiser Family Foundation (GKFF) and the Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE). “Due to the generous funding from the Tulsa Community Foundation, the George Kaiser Family ...

Dallas ISD Paving the Way for Advanced Placement Student Success

Here at NMSI, we have seen tremendous results with our AP program, both on a national level, and at state levels, but perhaps one of our great success stories is right here in our own backyard – Dallas Independent School District (DallasISD). Over the life of the program, we have seen phenomenal increases in passing AP scores – 527% for all students, and 1415% for African-American and Hispanic students! But what is the point of a bunch of numbers without a compelling story? To help fill in the details and ...

Comprehensive Program Improves College & Career Readiness for Students

We’re very proud to announce the national results of the NMSI Comprehensive AP Program for the 2012-2013 academic year!  We are now in our fifth consecutive year of success for the program, and new academic performance data confirms that we are providing a dramatic increase in academic performance across the country.  NMSI schools have a desire to improve, and they have once again significantly raised the number of passing scores on Advanced Placement (AP) exams, at a rate that far exceeds the national average.  Here are some of the ...

Students in National Math and Science Initiative Program Outperform Peers on Advanced Placement Exams for Fifth Consecutive Year

Program closing achievement gap in rigorous math, science and English courses DALLAS – Students enrolled in high schools that partner with the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) earned significantly higher scores on Advanced Placement* (AP) exams compared to the national average for the fifth consecutive year, new College Board data reveals. NMSI’s comprehensive program has a dramatic improvement on AP scores within the first year of implementation. The average first year increase in the number of passing AP math, science and English scores at NMSI schools is 72 percent – ...

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