Advanced Placement Program

AP Courses

School Without Walls High School offers a multitude of Advanced Placement courses. AP courses enable students to take college level courses in high school and potentially earn college credit. Every Sophomore is required to take AP World History to fulfill the second World History credit requirement. The list of AP courses offered is as follows:

  • Art History
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Comparative Government
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • Environmental Science
  • French Language
  • Human Geography
  • Music Theory
  • Physics C (includes both Electricity and Magnetism & Mechanics)
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language
  • Statistics
  • U.S. Government
  • U.S. History
  • World History

All students are required to take the AP Exams for the AP courses they take. DCPS has covered the cost of all exams taken in recent years.

To see this year’s AP exam schedule, click here.