Course Requirements: Placement in AP U.S. History is dependent on : recommendation of the teacher, honors status with a “B” average in prior English and Social Studies courses or an “A” average in regular English and Social studies courses.
Bailey, Thomas; Kennedy, David; and Cohen, Lizabeth. The American Pageant: A History of the Republic 14th ed. Boston: Wadsworth Cengage Learning, 2010.
Newman, John J. and Schmalbach, John M. United States History: Preparing for the Advanced Placement Examination. New York: Amsco School Publications, 2008.
Piehl, Mel. Guidebook: A Manual for Students, 14e. Boston: Wadsworth Cengage Learning, 2010.
Additional materials include: school issued agenda, black/blue/red pens, pencils, college-ruled loose-leaf paper, flash drive, note cards, manila folder, and a two to three-inch binder with dividers containing all notes, handouts, homework, projects/essays, and tests. (These required materials are to be brought to class every day—no exceptions).