AP Courses

Last Updated: 10/18/2019 3:42 PM

AP Courses

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AP Coordinator

Jose Topete
Assistant Principal

ext. 21102




AP Courses offered at Perris High School:

  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition 
  • European History
  • Human Geography   
  • Macroeconomics
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Literature and Culture
  • Statistics
  • US Government and Politics
  • US History
  • World History

Information about the Advanced Placement Program

Welcome to the College Board's Advanced Placement Program

Why should I consider taking AP courses?


AP and the Cost of College

Comparisons of costs taking similar courses in college.



Parents guide to the AP Program English version


Frequently Asked Questions

Explanations for common questions.


Preparing for the AP Test

Helpful strategies for students to meet the demands of AP courses and exams.

APR Flyer

The Advanced Placement Readiness Program (APR) provides supplemental instructional support to current and potential AP students in STEM courses such as biology, chemistry, environmental science, physics, calculus, statistics, computer science principles, English Language and English Literature. Students receive up to 32 hours of course-specific instructional support, information and test preparation.


The APR program also provides high level professional development for current and potential teachers of AP courses in STEM areas and English. AP teachers involved in APR will participate in course-specific professional learning that includes observing and interaction with master teachers and engaging in professional networking that promotes best practices and rigorous AP instruction.




UC Riverside Campus


  • September 29, 2018
  • October 20, 2018
  • November 10, 2018
  • December 15, 2018
  • January 26, 2019
  • February 23, 2019
  • March 30, 2019
  • April 20, 2019


  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Additional Information

  • All of the above dates are Saturdays
  • Lunch will be provided through Terra Bites or Subway
  • Perris High School will provide transportation to UCR (8:00 am) and back to Perris High School (2:30 pm)
  • Students just need to have a permission slip on file to ride the bus
  • Incentives will be available for those students that attend 5, 6 and 8 sessions in a row!
  • Students will need to fill out the following survey to get on the Perris AP readiness Permission list. AP Readiness Program


Dr. Joanna Dorado
College and Career Counselor

Students, please fill out the following survey if you would like to reserve your seat for the upcoming Saturday