Advanced Placement & Honors

Advanced Placement & Honors

Silver Creek High School offers a rigorous academic pathway for students pursuing Advanced Placement and Honors courses with 22 weighted grade Advanced Placement options and numerous weighted grade Honors courses available throughout ninth and tenth grade.

Advanced Placement Courses are intensive, college-level courses and examinations offered in high school.  AP courses are weighted on a 5.0 scale and AP examinations are graded on a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 indicating “no recommendation” and 5 indicating “extremely well qualified.”  Students who earn satisfactory grades on AP exams may be granted credit by the college or university they choose to attend.  Students who receive satisfactory results on multiple AP exams will be eligible for AP Scholar awards.