Advanced Placement Pathway Overview

The Advanced Placement program of study is an instructional program that engages students in advanced rigorous study in each of the core content areas as well as providing opportunities for students to enroll in elective AP courses. In this Pathway, students can explore a variety of areas of advanced study that fit their interests, ranging from AP Psychology to AP Music Theory or Art Studio to AP French. In 12th grade, students will learn critical independent research and evaluation skills and apply them to a self-selected topic, working collaboratively throughout the course to refine their thinking about the topic. This Pathway prepares students for coursework and success in higher education. Students in this Pathway are required to take AP level courses for each course throughout the Pathway.