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AP/Honors Course Information & Applications

2018-2019 Honor/AP Course Applications

Honors Course Applications

(click on each class for information)

Advanced Placement Course Applications/Requirements

(click on each class for information)


NO APPLICATION NEEDED FOR AP MATH

NO APPLICATION NEEDED FOR AP WORLD LANGUAGE

Honors and AP Course Admissions Policies

English

  • Students with a “C” or better, or with teacher recommendation, are invited to submit a response to a specific prompt. Prompts are available from English teachers.

World Language

  • Students must pass with a “C” or better in previous courses. Teacher recommendations are encouraged.

Math

  • Honors Geometry Prereq: B or better in Algebra 1 or teacher recommendation.
  • Algebra 2 Honors Prereq: B or better in Geometry Honors, A in Geometry, or teacher recommendation.
  • Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus & Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus Honors Prereq: B or better in Algebra II Honors or an A in Algebra II, and a teacher recommendation.
  • AP Calculus AB Prereq: B or better in Trig/Pre-Calc Honors, A in Trig/Pre-Calc or teacher recommendation.
  • AP Calculus BC Prereq: B or better in Trig/Pre-Calc Honors (summer work required), C or better in AP Calc AB, or teacher recommendation.
  • AP Statistics Prereq: B or better in Algebra 2, C or better in Algebra 2 Honors or teacher recommendation.

Science

  • Honors Chemistry Prereq: Completion of both semesters of Geometry with a C or better and both semesters of Biology with an A.

  • Honors Human Physiology Prereq: Completion of both semesters of Chemistry with a C or better.

  • AP Biology Prereq: Completion of both semesters of Biology and Chemistry with a C or better and science teacher recommendation; see AP requirements.

  • AP Chemistry Prereq: Completion of both semesters of Honors Chemistry with a C or better or Chemistry with an A and science teacher recommendation; see AP requirements.

  • AP Physics 1 Prereq: Completion of both semesters of Alg II with a C or better, currently taking Trig and science teacher recommendation; see AP requirements.

  • AP Physics 2 Prereq: AP Physics 1 and Precalculus (previously or concurrently); see AP requirements

  • AP Environmental Science Prereq: 2 years of lab science (1 physical, 1 life); see AP requirements

Social Science

  • AP European History Prereq: Enrollment may include completion of a form with a writing sample, and summer reading. Please obtain writing prompt from your counselor, 9th grade English teachers, or social science teachers.
  • AP US History Prereq: Enrollment may include completion of a form with a writing sample, and summer reading. Please obtain writing prompt from your counselor, 10th grade English teachers, or social science teachers.
  • AP US Gov’t & Politics/AP Economics Prereq: Enrollment may include completion of a form with a writing sample, and summer reading. Please obtain writing prompt from your counselor, 11th grade English teachers, or social science teachers.
Honor/AP Course Application Deadlines
Please look at the link for Honor/AP Applications.
Deadlines are March 28 for Social Sciences
March 30,2018 for English
INCOMING 9TH GRADERS (In district) MARCH 9!
INCOMING 9TH GRADERS OUT OF DISTRICT (Deadline will come from Counselor mtg @ Wilcox)

Honors English 9

Turn in applications to Buchser, Cabrillo, Don Callejon, or Peterson’s English Department. Questions see or contact: Ms. DeLuca (B211): gdeluca@scusd.net. Mr. Ooka (B209): mooka@scusd.net, Mr. Shea (B210): tshea@scusd.net  DEADLINE MARCH 9!

Honors English 10

Turn in applications to www.turnitin.com. Questions see or contact: Ms. Guttadauro (B206): rguttadauro@scusd.net, Ms. Courey (B208): ccourey@scusd.net, Mr. Jackson (B203): ijackson@scusd.net DEADLINE MARCH 30!

Brit Lit Honors Grade 11/12

Turn in applications to www.turnitin.com. Questions see or contact: Mrs. Stone (B215): jstone@scusd.net, Ms. Hunger (B200): chunger@scusd.net. DEADLINE MARCH 30!

Honors Chemistry

Click on this link for application: https://goo.gl/forms/39z0bzHk29dn6vIy2 Questions see or contact: Ms. Cayabyab Vratny (S116): rcayabyabvratny@scusd.net DEADLINE MARCH 30!

AP Lang

Turn in applications to www.turnitin.com. Questions see or contact:Ms. Courey (B208): ccourey@scusd.net, Ms. Traudt (R304): ktraudt@scusd.net, Ms. Nuti (B212): anuti@scusd.net DEADLINE MARCH 30!

AP Lit

Turn in applications to www.turnitin.com. Questions see or contact:Ms. Guttadauro (B206): rguttadauro@scusd.net, Mr. Jackson (B203):  ijackson@scusd.net DEADLINE MARCH 30!

AP Euro, AP US Hist, AP Gov, AP Macro

Turn applications into the Counseling Office. Questions see or contact: Mrs. Dow (B105): kdow@scusd.net DEADLINE MARCH 28!

AP Psychology

Turn applications into the Counseling Office.  Questions see or contact:Mrs. Dow (B105): kdow@scusd.net DEADLINE MARCH 28!

AP Studio Art Drawing, 2-D Design, or 3-D Design

Turn Portfolio into Mr. Bonotto (N101). Portfolios are only needed for students who have not taken the prerequisite courses. Questions see or contact: Mr. Bonotto (N101): nbonotto@scusd.net

AP Chemistry

Turn applications into the Counseling Office. Questions see or contact: Mr. Iverson (S101): diverson@scusd.net

AP Biology

Turn applications into the Counseling Office. Questions see or contact: Mrs. Srinivasan (S114): nsrinivasan@scusd.net 

AP Computer Science Principles

Questions see or contact: Mrs. Hardy (P108) khardy@scusd.net

AP Computer Science A

Questions see or contact: Mr. Muralt (P105) jmuralt@scusd.net

AP Environmental Science

Questions see or contact: Mr. Sanders (S115) ssanders@scusd.net