Local high school students earn perfect scores on SAT, ACT
BATON ROUGE - Four students at Baton Rouge Magnet High are being praised for earning a perfect score on the ACT standardized test, including one who also got a perfect score on the SAT.
According to Baton Rouge Magnet High School, four of its students scored a perfect 36 on the ACT. Students Jonathan Poss, Marcus Schafer, Khanh Pham and Steven Guo all got the perfect score, which only about one-tenth of a percent of students who take the test actually achieve.
Poss, who is a senior at the school, also made a perfect 1600 on the SAT. Out of the 1.7 million who take the test every year, only about 300 get a perfect score on that test, according to prepscholar.com.
Since 2017, 15 Baton Rouge Magnet High School students have scored 36, and another 23 have scored 35 on the ACT.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Classes canceled at Lake Elementary due to Monday night fire
In wake of declining sales, no plans for Bayou Country Superfest to...
Location for new Mississippi River bridge could be four years away
GOVERNMENT ST ROUNDABOUT
Accused killers still awaiting trial in Baton Rouge couple's 2015 murder