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IMPORTANT ***UPDATED MONDAY, JUNE 1***

To request AP EXAM POSTPONEMENT...

The following instructions come from the College Board for students that would like to postpone their AP makeup exams until later this month:

Can students delay taking the June 1-5 makeup AP Exams because of the George Floyd protests?

Yes, students should complete the AP Exception Testing Request Form, using their valid AP ID and most recent makeup key for the AP Exam they want retake.  Students should choose the reason “My testing issue is not listed, so I have explained it in detail below.” and they should enter “I prefer to take my AP Exam later this month.”  No further explanation is required for granting this exception test.  Requests must be submitted between June 1 (noon EDT) and June 7 (6 p.m. EDT).  

 

***Exception testing exams are given June 22-30, and are the last opportunity to take AP Exams in 2020.

 

 

Link to request Exception Testing: CLICK HERE

 

Please contact South Advanced Academics Coordinator Fred Cheng with questions about this or any other Advanced Placement exam issue.

 

Voicemail: 612-668-4355

Email: fred.cheng@mpls.k12.mn.us

 

IMPORTANT AP EXAM INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS (UPDATED MON, MAY 18)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FROM THE COLLEGE BOARD RELEASED Sunday, 5/17:


Submitting Exam Responses

We share the deep disappointment of students who were unable to submit responses.


Beginning Monday, May 18, and continuing through the makeup window, there will be a backup email submission process for browser-based exams.

This option will only be available for students who were not able to submit in the standard process—and they must then email their responses immediately following their exam.

These students will see instructions about how to email their response on the page that says, "We Did Not Receive Your Response." The email address that appears on this page will be unique to each student.

Any student testing between May 18–22 who can't successfully upload their response through the exam platform or send it to us by email, will need to request a makeup exam.

 

UPDATED THURSDAY, MAY 7:

  • 2020 AP Testing Guide: linked here.  

    • This is a pdf file of 50 page booklet. It’s a lot of information, but very worthwhile. *Everything* students need to know is in this booklet (all the other links below basically break out specific topics within the booklet).


  • Exam day checklist: linked here 

    • This is a downloadable and printable .pdf file that students should fill in with all of their pertinent testing information. 

  • Online exam demolinked here
    • ‚ÄčThis is an interactive click-through module for students to practice the sign-in and testing process. It is very useful to familiarize students with how they will verify their identities for their exams, respond, and submit their responses. Note: to sign in to the demo, use "PRACTICE" as the AP ID.
  • AP Exam “Explainer Videos”: linked here

    • This a YouTube page with helpful videos the College Board has created.


  • “What you will need” checklists for each individual exam: linked here

    • Includes links to pdf files of formula sheets and other testing resources.


  • Two days before each exam, students will be emailed their exam e-Ticket.


  • ALL STUDENTS by now should have received emails from the College Board. If they have not, please Fred Cheng (phone and email listed below). The college board is sending all required testing information and materials to the email address in students’ MyAP account.


  • Students should make sure they know their MyAP Account username and password. I do not have their login information; only they do. If they need to recover this information, have them use the Forgot Username/Password links on the MyAP.collegeboard.org website or call the customer service phone number at 888-225-5427


  • Students who know FOR SURE that they will NOT be taking an exam can submit their cancellation request using the online form linked here: tinyurl.com/APcancel


 

SOUTH AP TESTING SCHEDULE:

Week 1

1:00 PM

3:00 PM

Week 2

1:00 PM

3:00 PM

Monday, 

May 11, 2020

 

United States Government and Politics

Monday,
May 18, 2020

Biology

Environmental Science

Tuesday, 
May 12, 2020

 

Calculus AB

Calculus BC

Human Geography

Tuesday,
May 19, 2020

Psychology

 

Wednesday, 
May 13, 2020

English Literature and Composition

 

Wednesday,
May 20, 2020

 

English Language & Composition

Microeconomics

Thursday, 
May 14, 2020

Chemistry

Physics 1: Algebra-Based

Thursday,
May 21, 2020

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, 
May 15, 2020

 

United States History

 

Computer Science A

 

Friday,
May 22, 2020

 

Statistics

 

Spanish Language and Culture

 

 

The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) has canceled all State and District testing for the remainder of the school year due to Covid 19.