Advanced Placement
Advanced Placement

​In Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, we firmly believe that setting high standards for all students creates a greater opportunity for future success. We are committed to providing the support necessary to help every student succeed at high levels. 


Current CMS Offerings

All CMS students who are prepared and willing to accept the challenge of a rigorous academic curriculum can enroll in Advanced Placement (AP) courses.

CMS offers the following AP courses:

  • Art History
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB/BC
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese Language
  • Computer Science Principles
  • Computer Science A
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Environmental Science
  • European History
  • French Language
  • German Language
  • Government and Politics: Comparative
  • Government and Politics: United States
  • Human Geography
  • Japanese Language
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Music Theory
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language
  • Statistics
  • Studio Art: 2-D Design
  • Studio Art:  3-D Design
  • Studio Art:  Drawing
  • United States History
  • World History




Important Links



2019 AP Exam schedule
Week 1Morning 8 a.m.Afternoon 12 noon

Monday,
May 6, 2019

United States Government and Politics

Chinese Language and Culture

Environmental Science

Tuesday,
May 7, 2019

Seminar

Spanish Language and Culture

Japanese Language and Culture

Physics 1: Algebra-Based

Wednesday,
May 8, 2019

English Literature and Composition

European History

French Language and Culture

Thursday,
May 9, 2019

Chemistry

Spanish Literature and Culture

German Language and Culture 

Psychology

Friday,
May 10, 2019

United States History

Computer Science Principles

Physics 2: Algebra-Based

Studio Art – last day for coordinators to submit digital portfolios (by 8 p.m. ET) and to gather 2-D Design and Drawing students for physical portfolio assembly. 

Teachers should have forwarded students’ completed digital portfolios to coordinators before this date.


2019 AP Exam schedule
Week 2Morning 8 a.m.Afternoon
12 noon
Afternoon
2 p.m.

Monday,
May 13, 2019

Biology

Physics C: Mechanics

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

Tuesday,
May 14, 2019

Calculus AB

Calculus BC

Art History

Human Geography

 

Wednesday,
May 15, 2019

English Language and Composition

Italian Language and Culture

Macroeconomics

 

Thursday,
May 16, 2019

Comparative Government and Politics

World History

Statistics

 

Friday,
May 17, 2019

Microeconomics

Music Theory

Computer Science A

Latin

 


Any questions?  Contact AP Specialist Latisha Hensley at latisha.hensley@cms.k12.nc.us or 980-343-2701.