Why take Advanced Placement?
"Student performance in college preparatory classes is the most important factor in the admission decision"
- National Association for College Admission Counseling
Students who take 1 or more AP courses:
Distinguish themselves from their peers.Receive a weighted GPA in those classes.Are often awarded prestigious scholarships.Potentially earn college credit based on AP exam scores.Are more likely to succeed in college.Are more likely to complete a Bachelors degree in 4 years.