• 2018 AP Exams

    This year’s Advanced Placement (AP) Examination will take place May 7, 2018 through May 18, 2018.  AP Exams provide students the opportunity to demonstrate mastery of materials covered in AP classes and, depending upon results and individual university policy, possibly earn college credit or placement.  

    If students and parents are curious to find out which colleges and universities offer credit or placement for AP scores, please use this great tool created by College Board:

    AP Credit Policy Search

    2018 AP Exam Schedule:

     

    Redwood High School's
    2018 AP Exam Schedule
    Week One:
    Monday, May 7, 2018 8:00 a.m. Chemistry
         
    Tuesday, May 8, 2018 8:00 a.m. Capstone Seminar
      8:00 a.m. Spanish Language and Culture
      12:00 p.m. Art History
     
    Wednesday, May 9, 2018 8:00 a.m. English Literature and Composition
     
    Thursday, May 10, 2018 12:00 p.m. Environmental Science
         
    Friday, May 11, 2018 8:00 a.m. United States History
        AP Studio Art Portfolios Due
    Studio Art — Last day for AP Coordinators to submit digital portfolios (by 8 p.m. ET) and to gather 2-D Design and Drawing students for physical portfolio assembly.
     
    Week Two:
    Monday, May 14, 2018 8:00 a.m. Biology
     
    Tuesday, May 15, 2018 8:00 a.m. Calculus AB
      8:00 a.m. Calculus BC
      12:00 p.m. Computer Science A
     
    Wednesday, May 16, 2018 8:00 a.m. English Language and Composition
      12:00 p.m. Macroeconomics
     
    Thursday, May 17, 2018 12:00 p.m. Statistics
     
    Friday, May 18, 2018 8.00 a.m. Microeconomics
      12:00 p.m. European History
     
     
     
    AP Exam Scores: 
     
    In order to access your AP scores this summer, you will need your AP ID number. Visit the CollegeBoard website for more information on AP Scores and the schedule for access to your results. 

    AP Exam Fees:

    AP Exams will be available for purchase a few weeks into Spring 2018 semester.  Please be on the lookout for announcements in AP Courses, The TWIG, and on the RHS Website.

     

    Regular Exam Fees

    $99

    AP Capstone: AP Seminar and Research

    $142


    AP Calculator Policy:
     

    Calculators can be used on all or some parts of the AP Exams approved by College Board.  For a list of AP Exams where calculators are allowed and a listing of approved calculators, please visit the AP Calculator Policy

    Beginning in 2018, for the AP Biology Exam, students may now use a four-function (with square root), scientific, or graphing calculator.

    • Students should check the list of approved graphing calculators; bring only approved models.
    • Students can bring up to two calculators. They should bring calculators they are familiar with that are in good working order. Calculators may not be shared.
    • Calculator memories do not need to be cleared before or after the exam.

      

    College Board Links and Resources:
     
    CollegeGo Mobile App  Download Now
    Bulletin for AP Students and Parents:  Bulletin for AP Students and Parents
    College Board Resources for Taking AP Exams:  AP Students Taking the Exam 
    Credit or Placement for Universities:  Credit or Placement College Board Website 
     
     
    Contact Information for Redwood AP Information: 

    Dina Craft  Email: dcraft@tamdistrict.org Phone: 415-945-3601