Advanced Placement (AP)

Dalton High School offers two college level programs, the Advanced Placement program and the International Baccalaureate program, which offer students college level work while in high school.

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. Dalton High School has offered Advanced Placement courses and exams since 1986.




2016 AP Scholars:

Taylor Kate Boyett*, Allison Green**, Rachel Akins, Elle Lyles, Hannah Barry**, Kim Le, Emma Bakker**, Katherine Griffin, Sarah Kate
Coleman**, Bowen Land, Ansley Simmons, Taya Cochran, Caitlin Tiede**, Laura Shaheen*, Morgan Young. (Row 2) Anthony Bundros*,
Nicholas Farris**, Jasmine Mears, Gabriela Fernandez, Vanesa Vargas*, Daisy Banda*, Antonio Ponce, Georgia Bronson, Cenovio Fraire,
Miroslava Lopez Luna, Eric Perez, Nicolas Perez Carreno**, Tania Lopez. (Row 3) Luis Hernandez, Vinny Vega, Roberto Ortiz, Madison
Esters, Perla Salaises*, Wyatt Cushman*, Parker Putnam, Nathan Moore, Jose Cortes, Caden Stokes, Matthew Davison, Martin Gamez,
Thomas Jackson*, Rafael Duchesne.
*AP Scholar with Honors
**AP Scholar with Distinction


Currently, students can choose from the following AP classes:
  • AP Biology
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Calculus BC
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Environmental Science
  • AP Government
  • AP Language and Composition
  • AP Literature and Composition
  • AP Psychology
  • AP Physics B and C
  • AP Statistics
  • AP Studio Art
  • AP U.S. History
  • AP World History
  • AP Microeconomics