AP Diversity Award
The College Board has announced that The Mary Louis Academy has received the AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award for attaining female student representation in AP Computer Science Principles (CSP) for 2019.
Out of 20,000 institutions that offer AP courses, TMLA is one of only 639 schools nationwide and the only school in the Brooklyn/ Queens Diocese to be recognized for achieving this important result in AP CSP.
In writing to Mrs. Ann O’Hagan-Cordes, Principal, the College Board officials noted:
“This honor acknowledges the outstanding work and programs that The Mary Louis Academy offers to engage more female students in computer science. Through your leadership in diversifying computer science education, you’re preparing your female students for the high-paying, in-demand jobs of the future and giving them the opportunity to help solve some of society’s most challenging problems.”