What is Advanced Placement (AP)?

  • College Board Advance Placement (AP) courses offer students the opportunity to earn college credit by taking rigorous courses in high school. Students who demonstrate mastery of the material on a national standardized end-of-course exam- a score of 3 or higher out of 5- may be eligible for college credit fo the course. (Source: https://www.louisianabelieves.com/courses/advanced-placement)

Are there any AP classes offered at Vinton High?

  • Currently, Vinton High offers two AP courses:

    • AP Computer Science Principles
      • Prerequisite- Algebra I
    • AP Computer Science Applications
      • Prerequisite- AP Computer Science Principles 

    *These courses will be alternated every year. 

    If you are interested in taking an AP course, please see Mrs. Newell (sadie.newell@cpsb.org) for more information and approval.