Advanced Placement Course Information

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Courses We Offer

  • AP US History
  • AP World History
  • AP US Government
  • AP Macroeconomics
  • AP Psychology
  • AP Human Geography
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Studio Art
  • AP Art History
  • AP Art 2 Dimensional Design
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP Calculus
  • AP Statistics
  • AP Biology
  • AP Physics 1

*Many Pre AP courses also offered

GPA Calculation

Pre AP classes count toward your GPA in the following ways:

Number Grade = # of Points

90-100 = 5.0

80-89 = 4.0

75-79 = 3.0

70-74 = 2.0

69 & below = 0.0

AP classes (and dual credit classes) count toward your GPA in the following ways:

Number Grade = # of Points

90-100 = 5.5

80-89 = 4.5

75-79 = 3.5

70-74 = 2.5

69 & below = 0.0

Need More Info?

Click on the following link to go directly to College Board's website:


2020 AP Exam Dates

The link below takes you to the updated schedule of AP exams for the Spring of 2020:


*The College Board has made the following changes regarding testing for the spring of 2020 AP exams due to the coronavirus : https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/about-ap/news-changes/coronavirus-update

*In addition to what your AP teachers are providing in their Google Classrooms, please find additional resources provided by The College Board here: https://apstudents.collegeboard.org/coronavirus-updates#free-ap-classes

*We will update this page and our social media accounts as more information is released. Please check with your AP teachers as questions arise and/or email Mrs. Avila @ cavila@sealyisd.com .

SHS students or homeschool students that would like to register for exam only sections, must complete the form and submit payment to the counseling office prior to 3:30 on Friday, November 1st. Please contact the counseling office if you have any questions.

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