AP Exams

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 9:19pm

Scroll down this page to find AP exam information on:

  1. 2021 Digital Exam Information


  3. 2021 AP Digital Testing Application

1.2021 Digital Exam Information
Digital AP Exams will be taken at home.  Check your College Board portal for your exam-specific date and time.
*Students testing digitally must complete the 4 steps to take digital AP exams or you will not be able to take the test. 

Digital Testing App Info: https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/about-ap-2021/updates/digital-exams/download-testing-app
App Demo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUtHuYfPsFY
Students are strongly encouraged to use the HCPSS-issued Chromebook for AP exams as the testing software will be automatically downloaded to the devices in April.
Students will be able to see practice questions once the software is installed.
During the exam, students will not be able to go back to previously answered exam questions nor move back and forth between unanswered questions. 
The break time between exam sections is automatically loaded into the digital exam as are accommodations if applicable.
For math-based exams, students will use an equation editor for calculations. Students will be able to practice using this once the digital software is downloaded to their device.

2021 Digital Exam Information AP link: https://apstudents.collegeboard.org/digital-ap-exams
Scroll below the "AP Testing Administration Window" doc to see the "2021 AP Digital Testing Application" doc.

View the doc at this link: https://bit.ly/3uSKVDi

3.2021 AP Digital Testing Application

AP Exam Registration Deadlines:
*Semester 2 course is March 12, 2021

AP Exam registration is a 3 part process: AP Portal set to YES for each exam, completion of the google form, and full payment. 

1. Students must log into their College Board account and join the course using the join code their teacher gives them before the ordering deadline.  Joining course will automatically register students for the exam.  College Board is not charging any cancellation or unused exam fees this year.  This means that ALL students' exam decisions should be set to YES (this has already been set as the default).  If a student selects 'No' then changes their mind after the ordering deadline they will be charged a late order fee.  


2. Complete the Google Form for registration: https://forms.gle/CBXqaEmxSxmNbwst5

3. Payment for exams can be made online at https://ghs.hcpss.org/ under ‘Essential Applications -- Online Payments’ and should be made at the time of registration.   Students should make payments at the time of registration. The absolute last day for payments to be made is April 16th.  If payment is not received by this date, the student will not be able to sit for the exam.