Advanced Placement at Athens Drive

  • AP Testing Information:

    The 2022 AP Exams will be administered as paper and pencil exams during the first two weeks of May: May 2 – 6 and May 9 – 13.  These dates are determined by CollegeBoard, and students must take their AP exams during the scheduled day/time. Please log into your student CollegeBoard account to access your AP exam schedule.  

    Arrival Time & Location
    Most exams will take place at Christ the King Lutheran Church (600 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511), but some exams will be taken at Athens Drive High School. Students will receive an email (to the email address entered in the student's College Board account) with the exam location at least one day prior to their scheduled exam date.   Students scheduled to take morning AP exams (start time 8AM) must report to the testing location by 7:25AM.  Students scheduled to take afternoon AP exams (start time 12PM) must report to the testing location by 11:25AM.  

    AP exams can take up to 4 hours.  All students are responsible for arranging their own transportation to and from the Church.

    What to Bring on Exam Day
    Use the What to Bring on Exam Day link to review the list of items you need to bring on exam day.  Also, make sure you review the acceptable calculator requirements and the list of items you should not bring.   

    Students will receive exam specific information (e.g., testing location) via the email address entered in their Student CollegeBoard account. Please make sure you check this email account regularly throughout the AP exam testing window. 

    Unused/Cancelled AP Exam Fee
    The CollegeBoard unused/cancelled AP exam fee is $40. Students are required to pay this fee if they do not take an AP exam they are scheduled to take.

    AP Exam Schedule:

    The 2022 AP Exams will be administered as paper-and-pencil exams over two weeks in May: May 2–6 and May 9–13.


    8 a.m. Local Time

    12 p.m. Local Time

    May 2, 2022

    United States Government and Politics


    May 3, 2022

    Environmental Science


    May 4, 2022

    English Literature and Composition

    Computer Science A

    May 5, 2022

    Human Geography


    May 6, 2022

    European History

    United States History

    Art History





    8 a.m. Local Time

    12 p.m. Local Time

    May 9, 2022

    Calculus AB

    Calculus BC

    Computer Science Principles


    May 10, 2022

    English Language and Composition


    May 11, 2022

    Spanish Language and Culture


    May 12, 2022

    World History: Modern

    Physics 1: Algebra-Based


    Students must join their teacher's AP Classroom in order to register for their AP Exam. Deadlines to join, and therefore register, are below:

    • 1st semester and yearlong courses: November 15th 2021
    • 2nd semester courses: March 15th 2022

    Directions on how to join your AP class section.

    Late Fees & Cancelled/Unused Exam Fees

    • All 1st semester & yearlong AP exams must be ordered by November 15th. After this date, if a student wants to register for a fall semester AP exam there is a $40 late fee.
    • A $40 fee is also applied if a student wants to cancel their exam order after the November 15th deadline.
    • If a student registered for an AP exam before November 15th and then does not show up to take the AP exam, they will incur a $40 unused exam fee.
    • After March 15th, absolutely no changes can be made to the school's AP exam order. Any cancelled/unused AP exams will incur a $40 fee.

    Exams with Digital Portfolios

    • AP Art and Design: Your teacher or AP coordinator will set their own deadline for you to submit your portfolio. After you submit your portfolio to your teacher, the AP coordinator needs to forward it to the AP Program by the first week in May.
    • AP Computer Science Principles: May 2, 2022 (11:59 p.m.) is the deadline to submit your Create performance task as final.

    AP Courses offered in 2021-2022 at Athens Drive

    • AP Art History 
    • AP Biology and Research Methods (yearlong) 
    • AP Calculus AB 
    • AP Calculus BC 
    • AP Chemistry and Research Methods (yearlong) 
    • AP Computer Science A 
    • AP Computer Science Principles 
    • AP English Language 
    • AP English Literature 
    • AP Environmental Science 
    • AP European History 
    • AP Human Geography 
    • AP Physics I 
    • AP Psychology 
    • AP Statistics 
    • AP Studio Art 2D-Design 
    • AP US Government and Politics 
    • AP US History 
    • AP World History: Modern & 21st Century Global Geography (yearlong) 
     Any questions or concerns can be directed to AP Coordinator, Kendall Boothe, at