Advanced Placement

AP Information for Students and Parents

The College Board's Advanced Placement Program (AP) enables willing and academically prepared students to pursue college-level studies - with the opportunity to earn college credit while still in high school.

Students enrolled in an AP class this school year will take an AP Exam in May 2021 to qualify for college credit. As AP students and parents, there are several things you need to know and do.

September 9th - 18th, 2020

  • First, you need to have a College Board account. Many of you already have an account - Your same College Board account log in is used for PSAT, SAT, and AP. So, if you have EVER created an account for one of these, you have it done. Please DO NOT create a 2nd account. Sign in to For assistance please call 888-225-5427.

  • Second, each student should have received a unique join code for each AP class they are taking. Join codes are given to students by their AP teachers.

September 16th - November 2nd, 2020

  • Once you are logged into your AP teacher's class within your College Board account, you need to identify if you are going to take the AP test in May. This decision needs to be made by October 2nd, but you can change your mind until the final deadline on November 2nd, 2020. Simply select "Yes" or "No" for EACH AP exam.

October 1st - November 2nd, 2020