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AP Information

AP Information

AP EXAM ORDERING:

  • AP Exam sign-up window for the 2018-19 school year: February 25-March 15, 2019
     
  • Exams fee: $94
     
  • Fee Reduction: You can obtain a fee reduction if you qualify for Medi-Cal or Free/Reduced Lunch (please have verification ready).  Reduced cost exams are $5.  See note below regarding unused exams.
     
  • Unused Exams:  Students will be charged $15 for every unused exam.  Students who paid $94 will receive a partial refund.  Those who paid $5 will owe PHHS an additional $10.
     
  • You will need to print out a purchase sheet and also obtain exam labels from your teachers prior to purchasing the exam(s).
     
  • More information is posted here: Ordering AP exams (COMING SOON)

AP NIGHT

Students who register to take an AP course will be invited to attend an annual AP Information Night in the Spring.  An AP Contract will be provided at that time and final decisions regarding AP course enrollment must be made following this event.  AP courses will not be dropped after the deadline.

2019 AP Information Night (Spring)
TBD
6:30 – 8:00pm
C-Commons

2018-2019 AP Parent/Student Night Presentation:  https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1QMft9iekOwKpiHrFXu3bfF7G6nFOWH5bmJTtxEl8IAU/edit#slide=id.p3

AP COURSE INFORMATION & TIME MANAGEMENT PLANNER

Below is a list of AP courses that are offered at Independence.  Students who are interested in taking an AP course are expected to review the course by clicking on the course name below.  Students are encouraged to complete a time management planner (also linked below) before deciding on AP course enrollment.

 

AP Time Management Planner (word version) or PDF here: AP Time Management Planner

 

AP teachers

Calculus AB/BC
Contact TRUDL MENIADO-WINK  TRUDL MENIADO-WINK Teacher
Contact USHA SARASWATHY  USHA SARASWATHY Teacher
Statistics
Contact Hien Doan  Hien Doan Teacher
Contact Ms. L NGUYEN  Ms. L NGUYEN Teacher
Computer Science
Contact SITA MURUGAN  SITA MURUGAN Teacher
Biology
Contact Jennifer Williams  Jennifer Williams (408) 928-9500 Science Teacher
Chemistry
Contact Leslie Bailey  Leslie Bailey Teacher
Contact JOANNA SHEA  JOANNA SHEA Teacher
Physics
Contact WEI LI  WEI LI Teacher
English
Contact BRETT BAIRD  BRETT BAIRD Teacher
Contact MARTIN BRANDT  MARTIN BRANDT Teacher
Contact RICHARD CARTONI  RICHARD CARTONI Teacher
Contact Liz Daniell  Liz Daniell Teacher
Contact John Warren  John Warren Teacher
Spanish
Contact Guadalupe Alvarez  Guadalupe Alvarez Teacher
Contact VERONICA STOEVER  VERONICA STOEVER Teacher
German
Contact Herr Lynch  Herr Lynch Teacher
Psychology
Contact Cecilia Dang  Cecilia Dang Teacher
Contact Susan Jay  Susan Jay Teacher
World/US History
Contact AMY BATTRELL  AMY BATTRELL Teacher
Contact Valerie Grover  Valerie Grover Teacher
Contact Jane Narveson  Jane Narveson Teacher