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AP and Honors Classes

updated: May 30, 2022

AP and Honors Classes Summer 2022 Tasks

Advanced Placement (AP) Exam Schedule

Piedmont High School administers Advanced Placement (AP) exams every spring in accordance with the College Board’s AP Schedule.  Students can visit the College Board website for up-to-date information.


AP and Honors classes are more challenging than a regular college preperatory class.

AP Classes

Advanced Placement (AP) Classes from the College Board:
AP courses are designed to be college level courses with a cumulative test in May. Content is created by The College Board.

More information from the College Board:
The AP Experience

Honors Classes

The curriculum for Honors courses is designed at the local, district level. These courses are more challenging than a college prep course and often are taught at a faster pace and have more homework than a college prep course. Students can view the course catalog for specific course descriptions.

AP and Honors Course Expectations:
Course Expectations for AP/Honors Classes

AP Exams

AP Exams are administered in the first two weeks of May each school year. The schedule of these exams is created by the College Board at AP Central. For details, go to the AP Exam Timelines and Schedules

Students will be asked to pay for their AP exam in Infinite Campus (IC) in early Fall.

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