AP / Honors Classes Information

Mandatory Meeting (attendance will be taken) for all students interested in taking AP NEXT year.

Meetings will be held in the Gym and will start promptly at 12:25pm don't be late. You will be able to talk to AP teachers of the subjects you are signed up for in case you have questions regarding the class.  You will also be getting information regarding AP.


Tuesday Feb 5th students with last names starting with A-I 

Thursday Feb 7th students with last names starting with J-O

Friday Feb 8th students with last names P-Z


If you have any questions see Ms. Osborne in B110 or email her at cheryl.osborne@gilroyunified.org

AP Exam Sign Up Link

You must sign up by Feb. 1, 2019.
If opt out of taking your AP exam, you must have a affidavit
on file with Ms. Osborne (B110).  Please see her for the affidavit.
Each exam cost is $94,
if you  qualify for Free & Reduced Lunch, exam cost is $35.

Questions, please see Ms. Osborne.

In an effort to offer our students the opportunities of a rigorous education, CHS has developed an Honors and AP program.

All courses below require signed agreements by parents, students and Academic Coordinator. 

Click this link to access syllabi and agreement forms.

CHS will offer the following courses:

9th Grade 
Honors English I
Math 1+
Honors Biology
10th Grade  
Honors World History  
Honors English II
Math 2+
Honors Chemistry

Advanced Placement**
AP English Literature
AP English Language
AP US History
AP Economics
AP Government                       
AP Biology
AP Environmental Science
AP Physics 1
AP Spanish Language
AP Spanish Literature
AP Computer Science Principles
AP Computer Science A
AP Calculus 
AP Statistics 
AP Studio Art 2D & 3D

**All students enrolled in AP Courses are expected to take the AP exam.  In order to earn the extra grade point, students must take the AP Exam and earn a C- (70%) or higher in the course each semester.

AP EXAM FEE'S FOR 2018-2019:

$94.00 PER EXAM
If you sign-up to take an exam and fail to do so for any reason, the AP College Board charges an unused exam fee. 


AP Testing Schedule 2019

Week 1

Week1 Morning 8am Afternoon 12 noon
May 6, 2019
Government Environmental Science
May 7, 2019
Spanish Language & Culture Physics 1
May 8, 2019
English Literature &
May 9, 2019
Spanish Literature & Culture
May 10, 2019
US History Computer Science - Principles
Physics 2

Studio Art – last day for coordinators to submit digital portfolios (by 8 p.m. ET) and to gather 2-D Design and Drawing students for physical portfolio assembly. 

Teachers should have forwarded students’ completed digital portfolios to coordinators before this date.


Week 2

Week 2 Morning 8am Afternoon 12 Noon
May 13, 2019
Biology Physics C
May 14, 2019
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
May 15, 2018
English Language & Composition Macroeconomics
May 16, 2019
Comparative Government & Politics


May 17, 2019
Music Theory
Computer Science A


AP Coordinator
Cheryl Osborne

What Not to Bring to the EXAM!

  • Cameras or Photographic Equipment
  • Ear plugs
  • Books, compasses, dictionaries, notes
  • Correction Fluid (white-out)
  • Scratch paper
  • Clothing with subject-related information
  • Laptops, Computers, Tablets
  • Portable listening or recording devices
  • Smart-Watches with Internet access
  • Mechanical Pencils
  • Reference guides for typing or keyboard images