Distinguished Achievement Program (DAP)

  • The Distinguished Achievement Program (DAP) is the most rigorous graduation plan for Texas high school students. In Coppell ISD, we recommend DAP as the best way for a student to prepared for college.

    To graduate under the DAP, students complete the recommended curriculum and also meet the following requirements:

    • Complete Levels I, II, and III of a foreign language.
    • Complete at least four advanced measures.

    Advanced Measures

    • Each AP exam scored at 3 or higher.
    • Each college course completed with a grade of B or higher (including tech prep courses).
    • Completion of an independent research project under the supervision of a mentor.
    • Qualification as a commended scholar or higher on the PSAT National Merit Qualifying Exam.