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Stop forcing kids into AP

A photo illustration of letters scattered around an 'A' and 'P.'

Pathfinder Editorial Board

January 13, 2020

Last semester, my AP English Language and Composition class was instructed to complete a survey regarding access to Advanced Placement (AP) courses. After a slew of leading questions expressing the perceived benefits of the AP program, the survey asked about the effectiveness of various persuasion technique...

AP classes replace honors courses

Science teacher Tony Piccinni informs students more about AP Environmental Science at the AP fair.

Gabby Leon, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017

Even with over 20 Advanced Placement (AP) courses in the West curriculum, only 28 percent of the student population enrolls in at least one AP class during their years in high school. To encourage more students to enroll, Principal Jeremy Mitchell is working with Equal Opportunity Schools (EOS) to add...

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