Yorktown AP Scholars

The Yorktown AP Scholars Program is designed for Yorktown students, who are intrinsically and academically motivated. The program is designed to develop students’ unique interests, talents and to facilitate their success through informed selections of Advanced Placement courses, meetings with a faculty mentor and peers, and completion of a project in an area of the scholar’s interest.

Program Description Brochure

Freshmen and Sophomore students new to Yorktown interested in joining Yorktown AP Scholars: Please fill out the application from the registrar and submit the application one week after you have registered at Yorktown.

2018-2019 AP Scholars Meeting Dates

  • Seniors (Class of 2019) Orientation September 27, 2018 during Patriot Period
  • Juniors (Class of 2020) Orientation September 27, 2018 during Patriot Period
  • Sophomores (Class of 2021) Orientation September 27, 2018 during Patriot Period
  • Freshman (Class of 2022) Orientation September 13, 2018 during Patriot Period

Quarterly Meetings with Mentors, Thursdays during Patriot Period

1st quarter October 4, 2018

2nd quarter December 20, 2018

3rd quarter March 7, 2019

4th quarter May 2, 2019

After School Sessions (3:15-4:15):

1st Semester: Tuesday January 22

2nd Semester: Thursday April 11

APPLICATIONS

2019-2020 AP Scholars FRESHMAN Applications

Prerequisite to Apply: Final grades of B or higher in all 7th & 8th grade classes. Student transcripts will be submitted to Yorktown HS by APS middle schools. For the purposes of the application, grade eight 1st semester grades will be considered in addition to grade seven final grades.

Click here to open the Incoming Freshmen application form for the 2019-2020 school year    (must be logged into APS Google account to access application)

Click here to open the Incoming Freshmen Application for students not currently attending APS schools

Freshmen Applications are to be submitted by March 1, 2019*

  • For 2019-2020 transfer students: use the above link to print an application form and return to Yorktown Counseling Office within 2 weeks of student registration.

2019-2020 AP Scholars SOPHOMORE Applications

Applicants are required to have completed at least 2 Advanced or Intensified classes in 9th grade and have final freshmen grades of B’s or better in all classes.

Click here to open the 2018-2019 AP SCHOLAR SOPHOMORE APPLICATION  (must be logged into APS Google account to access application).

Sophomore Applications are to be submitted by July 1, 2018

 

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