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AP Program

In order to take an AP course, students must follow the below procedures:

Step 1. Meet all course prerequisites (see below table). 
Step 2. Attend a mandatory meeting for the desired course(s). (see dates below) 
Step 3. Complete all assignments and attend required meetings given by the AP teacher in the summer.
Step 4. Students' practice exams and assignments must meet the standards set by the AP teacher in order to be accepted into the class.
Step 5. Students must maintain a 70% in the course throughout the semester. 

 

 

Course

Course Prerequisite

Grade Level Taken

AP World History

85% or higher in English 9 recommended

10

AP U.S. History

85% or higher in World History recommended

11

AP Government

85% or higher in U.S. History recommended

12

English 10 Honors

85% or higher in English 9 recommended

10

AP English Language

English 10H recommended

11

AP English Literature

English Language recommended

12

AP Calculus AB

Pre-Calculus

11 or 12

AP Calculus BC

Calculus AB

12

AP Environmental Science

85% or higher in both Biology and Chemistry

85% or higher in Physics highly recommended

11 or 12

AP Physics C

Biology, Chemistry and Co-requisite- Calculus or Prerequisite of Physics 1 recommended

11 or 12

AP Physics 1

Biology and Chemistry >80 % recommended

11 or 12

AP Spanish Language

Native Spanish 2, Spanish 3, or teacher recommendation

10, 11, or 12

 

 

Mandatory AP Meeting Schedule - 2017

Subject

Date

Time

Location

Teacher

AP World History

May 24

3:05pm-3:20pm

503

Ms. Sharpe

AP U.S. History

May 18

3:01pm-3:20pm

603

Mr. Highducheck

AP Government

May 18

3:01pm-3:20pm

306

Mr. Launius

English 10 Honors

May 23

3:05pm-3:30pm

502

Ms. Morris

AP English Language

May 23

3:05pm-3:25pm

504

Mr. Jahnke

AP English Literature

May 22

3:15pm-4:00pm

501

Ms. Enger

AP Calculus AB/BC

Bayani will meet w/ Precalculus students during class

Ms. Bayani

AP Environmental Science

May 19

3:15pm-4:00pm

403

Ms. Davis

AP Physics 1/C

May 23

3:15- 3:40 PM

 401

Mr. Flint

AP Spanish Language

Mendoza will meet w/ Spanish III and Native Spanish II students during class

Ms. Mendoza


Download the AP Informational Meeting presentation from 5/12/2016 by clicking here