Advanced Placement Exams
Online registration begins on February 2nd - February 24th for Advanced Placement (AP) exams May 7-18, 2018. The fee is $94 per exam and there is a $55 late fee for registrations after the deadline. There are no refunds after April 14, 2018
Students with documented disabilities (IEP or 504 plans) may be eligible for accommodations on AP Exams.
In order to use accommodations on AP Exams, the student must request and be approved by College Board Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD). Please see your counselor or case specialist before February 1, 2018 to request accommodations. This must be completed and submitted to College Board no later than February 23. Parents and students are responsible for contacting their case manager before this date.
Make sure your student is approved for test accommodations from College Board. Contact Mrs. Sokolik by February 1st at firstname.lastname@example.org or (847) 718-5413 for more information.
Test Dates and Times
- Morning tests will start at 8 a.m. Afternoon tests will start at 11:45.
- Students should arrive 15 minutes early.
- Students will NOT be permitted to leave a test for any reason (including work, athletics or activities).
- It is the responsibility of the student to notify coaches, sponsors, or supervisors of the testing schedule.
- Students need to bring their student packet if this is not their first exam.
Advanced Placement (AP) Exams for Prospect students enrolled in most Prospect AP courses will be administered at Prospect High School. Prospect students not enrolled in AP courses at Prospect may still register for AP Exams. These exams may be administered at an offsite location (Forest View Educational Center or another high school) and Prospect will not provide transportation.
Parent Permission for Testing and Transportation:
The parent/guardian acceptance on the Registration Form will be considered permission for your student to take Advanced Placement Exams and acknowledges that your student will provide his/her own transportation to the testing locations.
Specific dates, times and locations of AP Exams will be provided through AP classes and will be posted outside the Assessment Center,
Room 143, by May 1, 2018. Students need to check prior to the testing date to be sure they are registered for the correct exam.
If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Janice Sokolik at email@example.com or (847) 718-5413 or Mrs. Mosey Seul at firstname.lastname@example.org or (847) 718-5414.
Note: Students will need to set up an account to receive their AP scores online. Go to www.collegeboard.org/ap-scores.html
2018 AP Exam Dates
Morning tests will start at 8:00 a.m. Afternoon tests will start at 11:45 a.m.
Monday, May 7
Tuesday, May 8
- Computer Science A - Morning
- Spanish Language - Morning
- Art History - Afternoon
- Physics 1: Algebra Based - Afternoon
Wednesday, May 9
- English Literature - Morning
- Japanese Language at Elk Grove High School - Afternoon
- Physics 2 - Algebra Based - Afternnon
Thursday, May 10
- United States Government and Politics - Morning
- Chinese Language - Afternoon at TBD High School
Friday, May 11
- U. S. History - Morning
- Computer Science Principles - Afternoon
Monday, May 14
Tuesday, May 15
- French Language and Culture - Afternoon
- Spanish Literature - Afternoon - TBD
Wednesday, May 16
- English Language and Composition - Morning
- Italian Language and Culture - Afternoon
- Macroeconomics - Afternoon
Thursday, May 17
Friday, May 18
- Human Geo - Morning
- Microeconomics - Morning
- European History - Afternoon
What to bring to the exam
- Prospect Student ID!
- Bring your AP STUDENT PACK to EVERY AP Exam you take. (AP Student Packs will be distributed at the first AP Exam you take.)
- Several sharpened No. 2 wood pencils (with good erasers) for completing multiple-choice answer sheets.
- Pens with black or dark blue ink for completing areas on the Exam booklet covers and for free-response questions on most exams.
- A watch (without an alarm) in case the exam room does not have a clock that can be easily seen.
- Up to two calculators with the necessary capabilities. Please consult the College Board Calculators page for a list of approved graphing calculators.
- A ruler or straightedge if taking an AP Physics Exam.
- A sweater/sweatshirt in case the testing room is cool.
What NOT to bring to the exam
- CELL PHONES, personal digital assistants (PDAs), BlackBerry smartphones,
- Phones or iPods, Bluetooth-enabled devices, MP3 players or any other electronic or communication devices, including watches with alarms that beep or make any sound.
- Backpacks, duffle bags, purses or other large bags.
- Mechanical pencils. They DO NOT scan the same way as wood pencils, even if their packaging says that they do!
- Books, compasses, correction fluid, notes, or dictionaries.
- Rulers or straightedges (except for AP Physics Exam).
- Scratch paper.
- Computers (unless approved by College Board).
- Calculators (except as previously noted).
- Reference guides, keyboard maps, or other typing instructions.
- Watches that beep or have an alarm.
- Portable listening or recording devices – even with headphones – or photographic equipment.
- Food or drink – even water – unless approved by College Board.
- Clothing with subject related information.
AP Home Page
AP Accommodations: Students with documented disabilities (IEP or 504 plans) may be eligible for accommodations on AP Exams.
In order to use accommodations on AP Exams, the student must request and be approved by College Board Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD). Please see your counselor or case specialist before February 2018 to request accommodations. This must be completed and submitted to College Board no later than February 10. Parents and students are responsible for contacting their case manager before this date.