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AP Exam Information

AP Exam Date/Format Changes

 

Please Note: After reviewing this document, all students must complete the following Google form by March 30th to indicate their preference for on-campus or at-home testing.

AP Exam - Student Preferences

 

Digital Exams

This year, the majority of AP exams will be digital. Students will take digital exams at home unless they do not have access to a supported device and/or reliable internet.

 

Students will need access to a laptop or desktop computer for at-home digital exams. Please watch this quick digital exam overview: 2021 Digital Exam Overview

 

Supported devices include laptop or PC with Windows or Mac operating system:


  • Windows versions 8.0, 8.1, 10

Note: Windows 7 and Windows 10 in S Mode are not supported.


  • Mac OS X/macOS versions 10.11-10.15; 11.0+

  • Specifications:

1 GHZ Processor

2 GB RAM (64-bit)

200 MB Free Hard Drive Space


  • Monitors and Screen Displays:

10” or larger screen dimensions

1024 x 768 minimum screen resolution

 

Unsupported devices for home include:


  • Chromebooks

Note: Valencia Wish Foundation Chromebooks are not school managed


  • mobile devices/cell phones

  • iPads

  • tablets

 

Paper Exams

Some exams will be held on campus and given on paper. Students who do not feel comfortable coming to campus for these exams will be offered a digital option on June 8th and 9th.  Students who opt to take the later digital exam in lieu of the paper exam on campus must be able to meet the technology requirements for at-home exams. On-campus makeup exams will not be offered. Unfortunately, a digital Spanish Language exam will not be offered.

 

Refunds

This year only, CollegeBoard will not charge a cancelled exam fee. If you decide not to test, you may request a full refund minus a processing fee of $4 per exam through Total Registration. Refunds will be processed in June.

Exam Dates

Refer to the table below for the dates for each AP Exam. If you have conflicts or two tests on the same date and time, please reach out to Mrs. Rosenast, Mrs. Spansel-Pellico, or Ms. Galdi by March 30th to discuss alternate testing.

 

 

Morning

Afternoon

Week 1

Tuesday

May 18

Digital 

at Home*

English Literature 

(12th Grade)

Computer Science A

Wednesday

May 19

Digital 

at Home*

US History

Art History

Thursday

May 20

Digital 

at Home*

U.S. Government

World History

Psychology

Friday

May 21

Paper

on Campus

Spanish Language

(no digital makeup option)

 

AP Studio Art – May 20, 2021 8 p.m. EST

Week 2

Monday

May 24

Paper

on Campus

Calculus AB**

Calculus BC**

Physics 1**

Tuesday

May 25

Paper

on Campus

Chemistry**

Statistics**

Wednesday

May 26

Digital 

at Home*

English Language 

(11th Grade)

Computer Science Principles

Thursday

May 27

Digital 

at Home*

Biology

Environmental Science

Friday

May 28

Digital 

at Home*

 

Microeconomics

* Students will take digital exams at home unless they do not have access to a supported device and/or reliable internet. 

** Students who do not feel comfortable coming to campus for these exams will be offered a digital option on the following dates: 

 

 

Morning

Afternoon

Make-up Dates

Tuesday

June 9

Digital 

at Home

Calculus AB

Calculus BC

Physics 1

Wednesday

June 10

Digital 

at Home

Chemistry

Statistics

 

A copy of this document will be posted on the front page of the Valencia High School website under News & Announcements.

Please see Mrs. Rosenast, Mrs. Spansel-Pellico, or Ms. Galdi if you have any questions or concerns.