Of the 75 urban districts analyzed in the report, only the six recognized were improving AP passing rates for black students quickly enough to narrow the achievement gap with white students while increasing or keeping participating levels steady.
- Fulton County Schools (GA)
- Cobb County School District (GA)
- Garland Independent School District in Texas
- Jefferson County Public Schools in Kentucky
- Orange County Public Schools in Florida
- San Diego Unified School District in California