Wayzata High School

Advanced Placement

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.

Contact

Amy Swenson
Advanced Placement Program Coordinator
763-745-6605
Amy.Swenson@wayzataschools.org

Kathy Leuthner
Testing Secretary
763-745-6705
Kathy.Leuthner@wayzataschools.org

AP Testing Data

Grade Level Number of Students Students as a % of Total AP Number of Exams Exams as a % of Total Avg. Exams / Student
12 392 35% 920 39% 2.4
11 428 38% 860 36% 2.0
10 260 23% 543 23% 2.1
9 38 3% 49 2% 1.3

Exam Schedule

Week 1 Morning Exam (7:30 a.m. report time) Afternoon Exam (11:30 a.m. report time)
Monday, May 3 United States Government and Politics

Physics C: Mechanics
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

Tuesday, May 4 Calculus AB
Calculus BC

German Language and Culture
Human Geography

Wednesday, May 5 English Literature & Composition  Physics 1: Algebra Based
Thursday, May 6 US History

Art History
Computer Science A

Friday,
May 7
Chemistry European History
Physics 2: Algebra Based
Friday,
May 7

AP 2D Art and Design, 3D Art and Design, Drawing – last day for coordinators to submit digital portfolios (by 8:00 p.m. ET) and to gather 2-D Design and Drawing students for physical portfolio assembly.

Teachers should have forwarded students' completed digital portfolios to coordinators before this date.

Week 2 Morning Exam Afternoon Exam
Monday, May 10 French
World History: Modern
Macroeconomics
Tuesday, May 11 Seminar
Spanish Language and Culture
Psychology
 
Wednesday, May 12 English Language & Composition  Microeconomics
Music Theory
Thursday, May 13 Comparative Government & Politics
Computer Science Principles
Statistics
Friday,
May 15

Biology

Chinese
Environmental Science

Exams will be either be administered WHS or at the Medina Entertainment Center. Check back for posted schedule in April.

**AP Computer Science Principles, AP Research and AP Seminar students must submit their performance tasks no later than 11:59 pm ET on April 30, 2021.