Advanced Placement

Wachusett Regional High School offers 18 Advanced Placement courses to its students. These courses follow the national AP standards modeled by first-year college courses and developed by The College Board. Students take their AP exams in May. The cost of a 2021 AP exam was $100. Students must pay a $50 deposit by October 24th.


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The AP courses and exams offered at WRHS:

Biology Economics - Macro Music Theory Studio Art
Calculus AB English Language & Comp
Psychology U.S. Government & Politics
Calculus BC English Literature & Comp
Spanish Language U.S. History
French Language
Environmental Science Statistics World History
Economics - Micro Chemistry




2021 AP Exam Schedule

Week 1

Morning 8 a.m.
Local Time

Afternoon 12 noon
Local Time

2 p.m.
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Monday, May 3, 2021

United States Government and Politics

Physics C: Mechanics

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Calculus AB


Calculus BC

German Language and Culture


Human Geography


Wednesday, May 5, 2021

English Literature and Composition

Japanese Language and Culture


Physics 1: Algebra-Based


Thursday, May 6, 2021

United States History

Art History


Computer Science A


Friday, May 7, 2021



Spanish Literature and Culture

European History


Physics 2: Algebra-Based


Art and Design—AP 2-D Art and Design, 3-D Art and Design, and Drawing: Last day for coordinators to submit digital portfolios (by 8 p.m. ET) and to gather 2-D Art and Design and Drawing students for physical portfolio assembly.

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

Week 2

Morning 8 a.m.
Local Time

Afternoon 12 noon
Local Time

Monday, May 10, 2021

French Language and Culture


World History: Modern


May 11, 2021



Spanish Language and Culture




Wednesday, May 12, 2021

English Language and Composition



Music Theory

Thursday, May 13, 2021

Comparative Government and Politics


Computer Science Principles


Friday, May 14, 2021



Italian Language and Culture

Chinese Language and Culture


Environmental Science

Students can access all course descriptions and information about the AP program at the College Board AP website.

Getting AP Credit in College: Students who receive qualifying scores on AP exams may receive college credit or exemption from introductory college courses. To find out any college's policy toward granting credit for AP scores, check the AP College Credit Policy page at the College Board website.

*The Administration has decided that there will be no required summer reading for AP classes for the year 2020/2021.  As an English Department, we believe that any reading is good reading, so if  you are looking for something to read and keep your brain engaged, we suggest anything that interests you off the list put together and published by Teacher-Librarian, Alana Stern, found here: