WELCOME TOPPER STUDENTS
Welcome to the AP (Advanced Placement) Program at Los Alamos High School
Through the AP Program, students are able to experience the rigors of college-level studies while still in high school. Los Alamos High School offers a number of AP courses in English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Foreign Language, Fine Arts and Career & Technology.
Registering for AP Exams
Registration for the 2018 AP Exams opens February 14 and ends March 9. Students may complete the online registration form or use one of the printed forms available in the Career Resource Center located in the library.
The cost for AP Exams this year, as set by the College Board, is $94.00 for each exam. No cash will be accepted. Please make checks or money orders payable to Los Alamos Public Schools. Payment may also be made online via PayPal.
To pay for AP exams using Paypal, CLICK HERE TO PAY https://laschools.hotlunch.com/fees/lahs/registration.php
*Please scroll down the page to click on the AP Exam and type in $94.00 and be sure to UNCLICK other items so you are not paying for them.
Students in need of financial assistance may be eligible for subsidies through the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Please refer to the Bulletin for AP Students and Parents 2017-18 for more information or contact Mrs. Goettee.
Cancellation and Late Fees
There will be a $15.00 fee charged for cancellation and withdrawal from each test once the order has been placed (March 14, 2018). Any late orders (April 13, 2018) will be assessed a $55.00 late fee by the College Board. Students who decide to not take an AP exam are required to complete an AP Exam Exemption Form.
Cost is $94 per exam. If a student needs to take an AP exam on the alternate testing date for any of the reasons listed below will be required to pay an additional $45 per exam.
• Academic contest/event
• Athletic contest/event
• Conflict with non-AP and non-IB exam
• Family/personal commitment
• Ordering error
• Other school event
• School closing (local decision, non-emergency)
The CRC is located in the IMC (Library) Phone: (505) 663-2595 Fax: (505) 662-6846
* Students wishing to drop an AP Course must do so within 2 weeks of the beginning of the course.
AP Courses and Course Overviews
History and Social Science
Comparative Government and Politics Course Overview
European History* Course Overview
Human Geography* Course Overview
Macroeconomics* Course Overview
Microeconomics* Course Overview
Psychology* Course Overview
US Government and Politics* Course Overview
US History* Course Overview
World History Course Overview
Biology* Course Overview
Chemistry* Course Overview
Environmental Science* Course Overview
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism* Course Overview
Physics C: Mechanics* Course Overview
Physics 1* Course Overview
Physics 2* Course Overview
World Language and Culture
Chinese Language and Culture Course Overview
French Language and Culture* Course Overview
German Language and Culture* Course Overview
Italian Language and Culture Course Overview
Japanese Language and Culture Course Overview
Latin* Course Overview
Spanish Language and Culture* Course Overview
Spanish Literature and Culture Course Overview
*Courses offered at Los Alamos High School
Honors English 10
AP Language and Composition 11
AP Calc/Trig/Algebra 1
AP Algebra 2/Trig
AP Studio Art
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Senior photos are due by midnight November 1st.
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