Current AP Students and Parents
Within the first few weeks of class, you’ll need to register in the AP Classroom system to join your class section online.
AP Exam Score Information
AP exams are administered in May each year and students view their scores in July through their College Board account.
2022. Visit https://apstudents.collegeboard.org/view-scores for more information.
Sending AP Scores to Colleges & Universities
Review the College Board's website to learn about free score sends, paying for additional score reports, and FAQs about sending your AP exam scores to colleges and universities.
Resources for Current AP Students and Parents
The CollegeBoard’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.
Why take the exam?
Taking 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.
Resources for Prospective AP Students and Parents
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 level.
In addition, 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 process.
Interested in Taking AP Courses?
It’s never too early to plan out the courses you want to take during your four years in high school. You can start by visiting the College Board website (link below) to get a sense of what to expect from an AP course. Make an appointment with your school counselor to talk about the options available to you.
For more information on the AP program at Magruder, please contact Virginia Snyder, Academic, PEAC & AP Coordinator