Advanced Placement Courses

Advanced Placement Courses: Unlocking Your Academic Potential


Welcome to our comprehensive guide on Advanced Placement (AP) courses! At Forest Trail Academy, we are dedicated to empowering students like you to unlock your academic potential through high-quality education. In this article, we will delve into the world of AP courses, their benefits, and how they can give you a competitive edge in your educational journey.

College Credit and Placement

Performing well in AP exams can earn you college credit or advanced placement, meaning you can potentially skip introductory courses and delve deeper into your chosen field of study. This can save both time and money in your college journey.

Enhanced Academic Skills

AP courses foster critical thinking, analytical reasoning, and problem-solving skills. By engaging in challenging coursework, you develop a strong foundation that will serve you well in future academic pursuits.

Improved College Applications

 Admissions officers recognize the rigor of AP courses and value students who have challenged themselves academically. By taking AP courses and performing well, you can enhance your college applications and demonstrate your commitment to academic excellence.

The Benefits of AP Courses

College Preparedness: AP courses mirror the academic rigor of college-level classes, allowing you to become familiar with the challenges and expectations of higher education. By experiencing a college-like curriculum in high school, you will be better prepared for the academic demands that await you in college.

What Are Advanced Placement Courses?

Advanced Placement courses are rigorous and college-level classes offered to high school students. These courses provide an opportunity to delve deeper into subjects of interest, challenge yourself academically, and potentially earn college credit. By participating in AP courses, you can gain valuable knowledge and skills that prepare you for the demands of higher education.

Forest Trail Academy offers Advanced Placement Courses. Please be cognizant that we offer the courses and NOT the test. You may register directly for the test with College Board at

Advanced Placement (AP) Courses

AP Calculus AB

AP Calculus BC

AP Statistics

AP Government and Politics: United States

AP Language and Compo-sition

AP English Literature and Composition

AP U.S. History

AP World History

AP Chemistry course

We make the choice to enroll at Forest Trail Academy simple and easy by providing parents with several financial options.

A helpful staff member is available to assist with the application process and to explain the various financial options we offer.