AP English Literature and Composition
The students recommended for the grade twelve Advanced Placement English Literature course have demonstrated superior writing ability and consistent motivation. This college-level course concentrates on World Literature from the sixteenth century to present. A wide array of supplemental reading sources considered, as well as several major selections. Analysis of poetry and the essay form (sensitivity to audience, purpose, tone, and diction) receive heavy emphasis. All students are expected to take the AP exam in May. The AP exam fee must be assumed by the student. Please refer to the AP Exam Fee Schedule for more information.