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College Preparatory Program


College Preparatory Programs

We Believe…

  • In a broader array of academic opportunities for all students
  • In open access to rigorous Honors and College Prep courses
  • In providing teachers with professional development opportunities to teach Honors and College Prep courses



 Click to print a pdf list of courses for Advanced Placement and for International Baccalaureate .

ADVANCED PLACEMENT (A.P.) – All AVUHSD Comprehensive Sites

9th Grade Course of Study

  • Healthful Living (or summer school prior to the 9th grade year)
  • English 9 or Honors English 9
  • Algebra I, Geometry or Algebra II
  • Biology or Honors Biology
  • Foreign Language 1
  • PE 1
  • Elective if Healthful Living taken during summer school


10th Grade Course of Study

  • English 10 or Honors English 10
  • Algebra II, Geometry or Honors Algebra II/Trigonometry
  • Chemistry or Honors Chemistry
  • World History or World History A.P.
  • Foreign Language 1
  • PE 1



  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Statistics
  • Environmental Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • European History
  • Human Geography
  • United States History
  • Government and Politics: United States
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • French Language and Culture
  • Spanish Language
  • Spanish Literature and Culture
  • Psychology
  • Art History
  • Studio Art: 2-D Design
  • Studio Art: 3-D Design
  • Studio Art: Drawing
  • Music Theory




9th Grade Course of Study

  • Healthful Living (summer school prior to the 9thor 10thgrade year)
  • Honors English 9
  • Honors French, or Spanish 1
  • Algebra 1, Geometry or Algebra II, (Algebra II/Trigonometry in rare cases)
  • Honors Biology
  • Honors World History
  • PE 1

10th Grade Course of Study

  • Healthful Living (summer school prior to the 9thor 10thgrade year)
  • Honors English 10
  • Honors French, or Spanish 2
  • Geometry, Algebra II, Honors Algebra II/Trigonometry, (Calculus AB in rare cases)
  • Honors Chemistry
  • US History/AP US History
  • PE 2


  • English IB HL1    
  • Math Studies IB SL
  • Mathematics IB SL
  • Biology IB HL1
  • French 3 Honors
  • Spanish 3 Honors
  • History of the Americas HL2
  • Chemistry IB SL
  • Music IB SL
  • Music HL 1 & HL2
  • Psychology IB SL
  • Physics IB SL
  • Theatre Arts IB SL
  • Theatre Arts HL1 & HL2
  • Visual Arts IB SL
  • Visual Arts HL1 & HL2
  • English IB HL2    
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Statistics
  • Biology IB HL2
  • French IB SL
  • Spanish IB SL
  • History of the Americas HL1
  • Theory of Knowledge




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