AIAN AP Course Prerequisites for 2018-19 School Year

AP Computer Science Principles

  • Demonstrated record of punctuality, attendance, and homework completion.
  • Grade of 85 or higher in Algebra 1 (or instructor recommendation)
  • Demonstrated IT competency, as determined by the instructor.


AP Computer Science

  • Demonstrated record of punctuality, attendance, and homework completion.
  • Demonstrated success implementing computer science concepts and syntax in an introductory coding course (Grade of A or instructor recommendation)
  • Grade of 90 in Algebra 2 (or instructor recommendation)


AP Calculus AB/BC

  • Demonstrated record of punctuality, attendance, and homework completion.
  • Grade of 90 in Precalculus (or instructor recommendation)
  • Students wishing to take BC should have excellent algebra/trig skills and should have completed coursework in Series and Sequences in Precalculus or through independent study.

AP Biology / AP Chemistry

  • Grade of 85 or higher in basic Biology / Chemistry  class
  • Knowledge of laboratory equipment usage and safety procedures
  • Higher than 90% attendance record in previous Biology / Chemistry class.


AP English

  • Demonstrated competence in written English, as determined by the instructor


AP Chinese Language and Culture

  • Three years of Mandarin study
  • Higher than 95% attendance record in previous Mandarin class.
  • Advanced knowledge of pinyin, strokes, and radicals.
  • Basic knowledge of Chinese culture