Advanced Placement Courses
Advanced Placement Summer Work
What are Advanced Placement (AP) Courses?
Advanced Placement courses are college-level classes
meant to provide a rigorous learning experience for high school students and
allow them to obtain the skills they need to be successful at the college
students taking AP Courses in high school can potentially earn college credit,
saving time and money. Having AP courses
on a high school transcript can be an advantage in the college admissions
School’s AP Offering
high school is proud to offer 26 AP courses for the 2019-2020 school year. In addition, Magruder High School has a
partnership with Equal Opportunity Schools (EOS) to ensure that all students,
but especially students in underrepresented populations, have access to AP
courses and the chance to excel.
Magruder AP Course Offering 2019-2020
Magruder AP Teachers
Equal Opportunity Schools
Resources for Current
AP Parents and Students
AP Summer Jump Presentation
Families and Parents
2018-19 Bulletin for AP Students and Parents
Board’s AP Website has great resources including course descriptions, exam practice
tips and resources, and information about how to obtain your scores after
taking the exam. Be sure to create an
account to receive all resources and access exam scores.
2019 AP Exam Score Information
Please read the information below regarding how you will receive your scores this summer.
- You can visit apscore.org or follow the link below to the College Board page to access your scores when they become available. Scores are only available online and you will not receive a paper copy in the mail.
- College Board releases scores online by location between July 5 -9th. Maryland's scores will be available Saturday, July 7th at 8:00 AM. However, if you are traveling and will be out of the state between July 5-9th, you should review the College Board webpage linked above to see exactly when you can view your scores based on your location at that time.
- If you cannot locate your AP Student Number card or student pack and need access to your AP Student Number, you can log in to TotalRegistration.net and view your AP number there.
- If you encounter any issues viewing your AP exam scores, you should contact College Board first as your teacher will not be able to assist you.
Why take the
exam is the first step to earning college credit for AP courses. Students may
also be eligible to earn scholarships based those scores, and all students can gain
valuable experience that prepares them for the academic environment in
college. Students with qualifying scores
can check with the college or university they plan to attend to see if they can
earn credit for their AP course.
AP Exam Score
2020 AP Exam Schedule
Registering for AP
For the 2019-2020 School Year, students enrolled in AP courses will register for exams through the College Board’s MyAP website. Students will receive class codes from their AP teachers to join the MyAP site and will be able to select Yes or No for their AP exam registration. Students must make their registration decision on the College Board MyAP website by November 1, 2019. A letter with details about fees and payments options will be available by September 17, 2019.
MHS AP Exam Timeline
Student Video Presentation
MHS AP Exam Payment Options
AP Open House Presentation – 9.17.19