The goal of AP Capstone is to prepare students for success in their college careers and future workplaces. AP Capstone at Cypress Lake is unique in approach and offerings.  We offer 28 different AP courses including 4 tracks of study. Please see application packet below for details.

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AP Summer Assignmentsare listed by teacher

AP Options

AP Capstone Diploma

Requires the completion of AP Seminar, AP Research, and 4 additional AP courses of choice with passing scores of 3 or higher.

AP Capstone Certificate

Requires the completion of AP Seminar and AP Research, with  passing scores of 3 or higher.

AP Scholar Designations by College Board

  • AP Scholar- Grades of 3 or better on 3 or more AP exams
  • AP Scholar with Honor- Grades of 3 or better on 4 or more AP exams and an aveage of 3.25 on all AP exams taken
  • AP Scholar with Distinction- Grades of 3 or better on 5 or more AP exams and an average of 3.5 on all AP exams taken
  • National AP Scholar- Grades of 4 or better on 8 or more AP exams and an average of 4 on all AP exams (must be a student in the U.S.)

AP Application and Information

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AP Instructors, Courses & Summer Assignments

Roxanna Bradway

Instructor's email               2017 AP Summer Assignment               

Webpage                                Ch 43 Behavioral Ecology

AP Biology Syllabus           Ch 44 Popuations

                                                    Ch 45 Communities

                                                    Ch 46 Major Ecosystems

                                                    Ch 47 Conserving Biodiversity


Aixa Chaves-Nieves

Instructor's email

AP Environmental Science          2017 Summer Assignment

                                                        Chemistry of Life SciProcess

Rebecca Henry

Instructor's email

AP World History (9th grade)                 2017 Summer Assignment

Sharyl Kistel

Instructor's email                                   2016 Summer  Intro Letter

AP World History (10th grade)          2016 Summer Assignment     


Jennifer Prieto

Instructor's email                

AP Human Geography          No Summer Assignment

AP Psychology                       No Summer Assignment        AP Psych Welcome Letter


Rich Rode

Instructor's email

AP Macro & Microeconomics       No Summer Assignment

Paul Rothenberg

Elisa Scherff

Instructor's email

AP Research, Capstone          2017 Summer Assignment

Gary Stroh

Instructor's email

AP Music Theory          No Summer Assignment

Kelly Stutz

Instructor's email

AP U.S. History          No Summer Assignment

Christian Zimmerman

Instructor's email

AP Literature and Composition          2017 Summer Assignment