The College Board is introducing changes to AP courses and AP exams for the 2019–20 school year. These changes will impact when Georgetown ISD students will register and pay for AP exams. Please view the FAQ for more information on these changes.
ADVANCED PLACEMENT AND PRE-ADVANCED PLACEMENT
Advanced Placement and Pre-Advanced Placement courses prepare students with the habits of mind needed for successful completion of a college degree.
Beginning in middle school, pre-Advanced Placement courses are offered to prepare students for success as Advanced Placement (AP) students. Beginning in high school, Advanced Placement courses are offered to prepare students for success as college students. Students who successfully complete an AP course and earn a score of three or higher on the corresponding AP exam may receive college credit for the course. Students in high school may select from a wide variety of AP courses in English, languages other than English, mathematics, science, social studies, and fine arts. For more information regarding specific AP courses offered, consult the District Course Guide.
Helpful Questions & Answers
Question: What does is take to be an AP student? Answer
Question: How can AP help you get ahead in college? Answer
Question: What have other AP students said about taking AP courses? Answer
Question: What are the AP courses that Georgetown ISD offers? Answer
Question: Where can I find the AP Exam Calendar? Answer
You can now view the 2020 AP exam schedule. Students must register and pay for their AP exams by the established deadline on campus Total Registration pages in order to sit for an exam. You can visit the Total Registration site, and click on the "Search for School" tab at the top right corner of the page to find your campus's information, including the point of contact.