111 ADVANCED PLACEMENT ENGLISH LITERATURE & COMPOSITION
Grade Level: 12
This course, part of the nationally recognized AP Program, is available to those students who manifest college skills in composition, analysis, and interpretation. Acceptance is determined by strict academic standards of achievement. Students may earn advanced college placement by successfully competing in the annual national testing program of the College Board. These are college-level classes stressing literature, composition, and sophisticated language analysis, including a required research paper. Seniors will do the Community Awareness Project (CAP).
Prerequisites: Departmental entry test, teacher recommendation, standardized test scores, GPA 3.5+ and good attendance.