Advanced Placement Program
The administration and staff at Forest Park highly recommend that all students take at least one AP level course during their high school career. iT students are strongly encourged to take at least three AP courses.
Courses offer rigorous, college-level coursework to high school students, helping them develop the skills for college success.
Listed below are AP Courses currently being offered at Forest Park High School:
AP English Literature/Composition
AP English Language/Composition
AP US Government
AP American History
AP Comparative Government and Politics
AP World History
AP Computer Science A
AP Calculus AB
AP Calculus BC
AP Environmental Science
AP Physics B
AP Physics C
AP French Language
AP Spanish Language
AP Music Theory (Exam Only)
AP Studio Art
Scores offer a recommendation on how qualified students are to receive college credit and placement. Click here to view exam dates.
5 = extremely well qualified
4 = well qualified
3 = qualified
2 = possibly qualified
1 = no recommendation
College Board Award Structure:
AP Scholar: Granted to students who receive grades of 3 or higher on three or more exams
AP Scholar with Honor: Granted to students who receive an average grade of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and grades of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams
AP Scholar with Distinction: Granted to students who receive an average grade of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams taken, and grades of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams
National AP Scholar: Granted to students in the United States who receive an average grade of at least 4 on all AP Exams taken, and grades of 4 or higher on eight or more of these exams.
Gain the Edge in College Preparation:
- Stand out in college admissions
- Skip introductory classes
- Earn college credit
Click here to view the 10th Annual AP Report.
Students, click here for information about AP.