Advanced Placement (AP) enables students to pursue college-level studies while still in high school.
Wayzata High School's AP program continues to grow in the variety of courses offered as well as the numbers of students willing to engage in rigorous academic challenges that match their abilities and interests. AP courses are college courses taught by trained teachers on the high school campus. The AP program offers numerous courses representing a variety of discipline areas to support 34 different AP Exams. The benefits for a student selecting these courses are many.
2023 AP Exam Administration
|Grade Level||Number of Students||Students as a % of Total AP||Number of Exams||Exams as a % of Total||Avg. Exams / Student|
In 2023, Wayzata High School had 206 AP Scholars, 120 AP Scholars with Honors, and 218 AP Scholars with Distinction. In addition, 2 students earned the AP Capstone Diploma and 2 students earned the AP Seminar and Research Certificate.
School Exam Summary
|Total AP Students||1024||1117||1058||1089||1216|
|Number of Exams||2083||2373||2271||2247||2633|
|AP Students with Scores 3+||929||1007||881||933||1024|
|% of Total AP Students with Scores 3+||90.72||90.15||83.27||85.67||84.21|
*COVID Exam Administration - Alternate Format Exam
Exams will either be administered at WHS or at the Medina Entertainment Center. You will be notified prior to your exam date via the email you provided in Total Registration when paying for your exam. Total Registration will have the most up-to-date information regarding exam day details.
Paper/Pencil - in person at either WHS or Medina Ballroom