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Brookwood students excel on AP exams

Brookwood School in Thomasville is celebrating this week. (Source:WALB) Brookwood School in Thomasville is celebrating this week. (Source:WALB)
AP results show that the school's students who took the exams scored 28 percent higher than the global average. (Source:Brookwood School) AP results show that the school's students who took the exams scored 28 percent higher than the global average. (Source:Brookwood School)
"We really make a point and this is true for every single student here, we don't want to just prepare them for college admissions to get into a particular college, we want to prepare them for college success," said Headmaster, Randy Watts. (Source:WALB) "We really make a point and this is true for every single student here, we don't want to just prepare them for college admissions to get into a particular college, we want to prepare them for college success," said Headmaster, Randy Watts. (Source:WALB)
The school also had 29 students recognized on the annual AP Scholars List. (Source:WALB) The school also had 29 students recognized on the annual AP Scholars List. (Source:WALB)
THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -

Brookwood School in Thomasville is celebrating this week.

AP results show that the school's students who took the exams scored 28 percent higher than the global average.

Over the past five years, Brookwood students have passed 94 percent of the AP exams.

Globally, the pass rate has been 60 percent for the past five years.

The pass rate for the state of Georgia is 58 percent.

Administrators say the impressive performance sets students up for a bright future.

"We really make a point and this is true for every single student here, we don't want to just prepare them for college admissions to get into a particular college, we want to prepare them for college success," said Headmaster, Randy Watts.

The school also had 29 students recognized on the annual AP Scholars List.

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