Advanced Placement Courses

Mansfield High School currently offers the following AP courses: 

  • English III (Mr. Dufour)

  • American Government (Coach Wilson)

Advanced Placement Class Information and Benefits

  • Advanced Placement (A) Program courses are college-level courses offered in high school. AP courses reflect what is taught in top introductory college courses.

  • At the end of course, students take AP Exams-standardized exams that measure how well students have measured college-level work.

  • Exams usually last around three hours.

  • Each AP Exam contains:

    • Multiple choice questions

    • Free-response questions (essay, problem-solving, oral response)

  • Students who do well on AP Exams can earn credit and/or placement into advanced courses in college.