Advanced Placement (AP)

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The Dalton Academy will offer Advanced Placement (AP) classes for interested students.

The Advanced Placement Program is a challenging academic program designed to provide motivated high school students with college-level academic courses. High school students who complete AP courses demonstrate their mastery of subject material by earning qualifying grades on AP examinations

The Dalton Academy plans to offer the following AP Courses for students:

  • AP World History
  • AP US History
  • AP Human Geography
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Physics
  • AP Biology
  • AP Environmental Science
  • AP English Language
  • AP English Literature
  • AP Calculus
  • AP Statistics


Advanced Placement Capstone Diploma

Did you know that The Dalton Academy will be the only high school in Whitfield County to host the Advanced Placement (AP) Capstone Diploma?

The AP Capstone is an innovative program that allows students to engage in rigorous college-level study of the critical skills necessary for success in college. The program of study includes a two-course sequence: AP Seminar and AP Research. Students are eligible to earn the AP Capstone Diploma by successfully completing the AP Capstone courses in addition to completing four AP courses and earning a score of 3 or higher on the corresponding AP examinations. The attainment of an AP Capstone Diploma helps students stand out in the college admission process. In fact, students earning an AP Capstone Diploma have much higher rates of acceptance at major four-year colleges and universities nationwide

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