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Currently, students who were unable to submit their AP exam answers have been told to re-take the test in June.

College Board sued over digital AP exam glitches

Lara Cayci, Aureus Editor-in-Chief May 28, 2020
College Board is currently receiving heavy backlash from their technological problems during their annual AP exams.
COVID-19 changes college admission process

COVID-19 changes college admission process

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline April 20, 2020
With schools closed, testing requirements are adapted or optional. But will they ever change back?
Anna Gaudio studying for exams. 
Photo Credits: Kendra Christ

Exam study tips

Tana Ososki December 9, 2018

As exams are quickly approaching, the students stress levels are at a high. Students think of countless new ideas to memorize and learn for the big test. Here are some efficient and helpful ways for students...

Schedules like these can be seen all over the Upper School describing where the exams will take place.

AP exams administered May 7-18

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor May 17, 2018
Students take a variety of AP tests over the first two weeks of May.
AP science exams align closely with SPA's honors courses, so the extra preparation time is manageable.

Choose AP exams, not SAT Subject Tests

Flannery Enneking-Norton , RubicOnline Editor May 10, 2017
Students looking to show their proficiency in a subject area should choose to take the AP exams rather than the SAT subject test.

Advanced Placement exams provide extra challenge for students

Netta Kaplan , Copy Editor/Staff Writer March 26, 2014

“Here’s my logic: I can either take a three hour AP test or I can spend an entire semester grueling in the pain of single-variable calculus,” senior Michael Wilkens said. His idea is the same one...

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