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Advanced Placement

Advanced Placement at Foshay


Why Participate?

With 37 courses and exams across 22 subject areas, AP offers something for everyone. Here are just a few reasons to sign up:

Gain the Edge in College Preparation

§                         Get a head start on college-level work.
§                         Improve your writing skills and sharpen your problem-solving techniques.
§                         Develop the study habits necessary for tackling rigorous course work.

Stand Out in the College Admissions Process

§                         Demonstrate your maturity and readiness for college.
§                         Show your willingness to take the most rigorous courses available to you.
§                         Emphasize your commitment to academic excellence.

Broaden Your Intellectual Horizons

§                         Explore the world from a variety of perspectives, most importantly your own.
§                         Study subjects in greater depth and detail.
§                         Assume the responsibility of reasoning, analyzing, and understanding for yourself.


 Find links to course syllabi at the bottom of this page.