Information for Advanced Placement
Students and Parents 2016
Dear Parents and Students,
Advanced Placement testing is right around the corner. AP Exams are scheduled from May 2nd-6th, and May 9th-13th, 2016. Below is a list of frequently asked questions and answers to help guide you in the process of planning for your testing. If you have any questions or concerns that are not answered here, or on the College Board site, please contact Ms. Audra Hamrick, AP Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (304) 291-9264.
*The deadline for submitting requests for testing accommodations for students with disabilities is February 19, 2016. These requests can take 7-8 weeks to process so please do not wait until the last minute to apply. If you have questions, please contact our SSD Coordinator, Mr. John Lewis at (304) 291-9260. You may also go to the College Board SSD website: https://www.collegeboard.org/students-with-disabilities?affiliateId=rdr&bannerId=ssd
AP Testing FAQs:
- Where do I find information about AP exams?
The Bulletin for AP Students and Parents contains information about AP Exams, the AP Exam Administration, and exam security policies and procedures. The bulletin was distributed by AP teachers. https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/exploreap is also a great resource for students to learn about AP Exams.
- When and where do I sign up for the AP exams?
Each AP teacher will be collecting checks for their specific exam. IMPORTANT: Each exam requires its own check or money order made out to: MORGANTOWN HIGH SCHOOL. Teachers will be collecting money from students beginning February 15th. The LAST day to turn in payment for an AP exam is Friday March 4th, 2016.
- How much do the exams cost?
The fee for each AP Exam is $92.
If you believe you may qualify for a fee reduction, based on financial need, please see Ms. Hamrick in Office 218.
- What happens if I am taking two exams offered at the same time?
Please inform Ms. Hamrick of the conflict and you will be scheduled for a late testing date for one of the AP Exams.
- When will the exams be given?
Visit the following link to find exact date and time for each exam. https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/takingtheexam/ap-calendar#examDate
- Where will the exams be given?
AP Exams will be administered at the Ramada Hotel and Conference Center on Scott Avenue, Morgantown. Parents/Students will be responsible for their own transportation to and from exams.