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Advanced Placement (AP)

Students who take AP® can earn advanced credit or advanced standing at thousands of colleges and universities on the basis of their AP® achievements.

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers About AP

AP courses offered in CBE high schools

AP Open House Schedule

Our schools generally hold AP open houses in the fall and early winter. If there are upcoming events, they will be listed at the bottom of this page.

Registration Information

The AP program is available to all students. Fourteen CBE high schools offer AP programming. Please contact your designated high school to find out if AP courses are offered. Use our Find a School Tool to determine your designated high school by using your home address.

  • If your designated high school offers AP, you will attend that school.
  • If your designated high school does not offer AP courses, you may register at a high school that offers AP in the same CBE Area as your designated high school.

Click here to see our School Families Area Map. 


For more details on Advanced Placement please review the registration information linked below.

Advanced Placement Registration Information and Expression of Intent

List of Schools offering AP by Area

Scroll down for contact info.

  • Area 1| Bowness High School

                     Robert Thirsk High School

  • Area 2James Fowler High School

                      William Aberhart High School

  • Area 3 | Crescent Heights High School

                      Forest Lawn High School

  • Area 4Nelson Mandela High School
  • Area 5 Centennial High School

                      Lord Beaverbrook High School 

                      Joane Cardinal-Schubert High School

  • Area 6 | Central Memorial High School

                      Dr. E.P. Scarlett High School

  • Area 7 | Ernest Manning High School

                      Queen Elizabeth High School


Designated CBE AP High Schools

The following Calgary Board of Education high schools offer AP® courses or the AP program: ​​​


 AP Upcoming Events

 Contact Us

Start by contact​ing your designated high school to find out if they offer Advanced Placement courses. Use the CBE Find a School Tool to get contact information.​​

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