• Advanced Placement

    Wilson High School has a long-standing tradition of providing academic opportunities that challenge students to achieve excellence in the classroom. The Advanced Placement (AP) program at Wilson demonstrates that commitment and our successes put us on par with the strongest college prep high schools in Oregon and the nation.

    Wilson High School has outperformed both the State of Oregon and the Global average for AP exam scores in each of the last six years. We currently offer 28 AP courses.

    Why Take AP Courses?

    • Rigorous coursework provides thorough preparation for post-secondary education.
    • Nationally recognized AP courses make your transcript stand out in the college admissions process.
    • Students earning scores of 3 or higher often earn college-level credit and placement into advanced courses allowing you to graduate sooner and save money on college tuition.
    • AP courses prepare students for the Advanced Placement International Diploma.
    • AP credits are also accepted at colleges and universities in over 60 countries around the world.




AP Courses at Wilson

  • AP Capstone
    AP Seminar
    AP Research

    AP Studio Art: Drawing
    AP Studio Art: 2-D Design
    AP Studio Art: 2-D Design (Photography)
    AP Studio Art: 3-D Design (Ceramics)
    AP Art History

    AP English Language & Composition
    AP English Literature & Composition

    AP Calculus AB
    AP Calculus BC
    AP Statistics

    Performing Arts
    AP Music Theory

    AP Environmental Science
    AP Biology
    AP Chemistry
    AP Physics Part 1
    AP Physics Part 2
    AP Physics C: Mechanics

    Social Studies
    AP Microeconomics
    AP Macroeconomics
    AP Comparative Government and Politics
    AP U.S. Government and Political Science
    AP World History
    AP Psychology
    AP Human Geography

    World Language
    AP Spanish Language
    AP French Language