Results from the spring 2003 administration of the Advanced Placement (AP) tests in the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) show that participation has more than doubled in the past five years. The increases in participation in MCPS from 1999 were seen across all subject areas tested except European History. The countywide gains in participation also were seen for each racial/ethnic group. the countywide decline in level of performance from 1999 to 2003 was found in all racial/ethnic groups.
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