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Advanced Placement

AP ~ Advanced Placement Program

AP ~ Advanced Placement Program

  • AP classes are high school courses that can earn college credit by passing the AP Exam in May
  • Classes are offered in sophomore, junior, and senior years of high school
  • AP classes are rigorous and have high expectations]
  • AP Exams are always in the first two weeks of May 
  • All students enrolled in an AP course must also register for the AP Exam in August 
  • The AP exam fee is paid by the Salinas Union High School District 
AP Curriculum:
  • AP class curriculum is set by the College Board, not by this school or any teacher.
  • AP students are expected to be responsible and committed to a course the entire school year
  • AP classes move at a faster rate and summer work is typically assigned by the AP Teacher 

All AP exam deadlines are due November 15 every year. Any changes to AP exams have a fee attached that will be placed on a student's account. 

For AP testing information, please email
Jemmalyn Peralta
Assistant Principal
AP information Night in February
Rancho San Juan Ap course List 

Rancho San Juan Ap course List 

Subject to change each school year

US Government & Politics 


US History 


European History (10th grade)

English Language and Composition

English Literature and Composition

Calculus AB


Computer Science Principles

Spanish Language & Culture

Spanish Literature & Culture

Japanese Language & Culture

French Language & Culture


Art Design (2D & 3D)