AP US Government 

Terms: 3
Grades: 12
Prerequisite:  Enrollment requires permission from the History department

A full-year study of the formal and informal structures of the American Political System, this course prepares students for the AP examination in United States Government. This course emphasizes contemporary policy making and implementation, as well as an in depth study of civil rights and civil liberties. Students should expect significant amounts of reading on a nightly basis and must be prepared for an intense, college-level course. 

All students are required to take the AP United States Government exam. 

  • History course