LHS Advanced Placement Program


What is an Advanced Placement course?

An AP Course is a college level course taught in high schools throughout the country. College Board establishes the curriculum content, and students take a year-end exam. Lassiter High School has many AP course offerings taught by LHS teachers.  

Why is it important to take an Advanced Placement course while in high school?

  1. An AP course offers a unique learning experience.  Students have access to AP Classroom Resources provided by College Board. 
  2. Students who take an AP course have a competitive advantage when applying to colleges and universities.
  3. Students may qualify for college credit.    
  4. Students can earn an extra 1.0 Quality Point towards the Lassiter High School weighted GPA.

What are the AP course offerings at LHS?

Lassiter High School currently offers 30 AP courses. 40% of the student body take AP exams, and approximately 90% score a three or higher. 

English and AP Capstone
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature
  • AP Research
  • AP Seminar
Math and Computer Science
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Calculus BC
  • AP Computer Science A
  • AP Computer Science Principles
  • AP Precalculus
  • AP Statistics
  • AP Biology
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Environmental Science
  • AP Physics 1
  • AP Physics 2
  • AP Physics: Electricity and Magnetism
  • AP Physics: Mechanics
History and Social Sciences
  • AP Human Geography
  • AP Microeconomics
  • AP Psychology
  • AP US Government and Politics
  • AP US History
  • AP World History
Art and World Languages
  • AP 2-D Art and Design
  • AP 3-D Art and Design
  • AP Drawing
  • AP Art History
  • AP Music Theory
  • AP French Language and Culture
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture

Learn more about these AP courses

For more information regarding the AP Program, please call 678-494-7863 or email Kelli Price, the AP Coordinator