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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 the opportunity to earn the AP Capstone Certificate and the AP Capstone Diploma. 

Latest News

Spring 2018 AP Application now posted!

Completed application MUST be submitted to the CLHSCA Guidance Department no later than:  February 16, 2018, 3:00 PM

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

Aixa Chaves-Nieves

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AP Environmental Science          2017 Summer Assignment

                                                        Chemistry of Life SciProcess

Rebecca Henry

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AP World History (9th grade)                 2017 Summer Assignment

Tara Meagher

Lauren Robinson

Rich Rode

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AP Macro & Microeconomics       No Summer Assignment

Paul Rothenberg

Gary Stroh

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AP Music Theory          No Summer Assignment

Kelly Stutz

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AP U.S. History          No Summer Assignment

Christian Zimmerman

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AP Literature and Composition          2017 Summer Assignment