Advanced Placement (AP)
The College Board describes Advanced Placement (AP) classes: "AP courses are rigorous, college-level classes in a variety of subjects that give students an opportunity to gain the skills and experience colleges recognize. AP courses are rigorous, college-level classes in a variety of subjects that give students an opportunity to gain the skills and experience colleges recognize.
International Baccalaureate is a rigorous program of advanced classes with an emphasis on an international view of the world. Much like the Advanced Placement classes, IB courses offer the chance for college credit.
The IB Diploma Programme is designed for highly motivated students who seek the challenge of well rounded, liberal arts, international curriculum. The programme encourages students to share their energy and special talents with others through volunteerism and service.
AVID, Advancement Via Individual Determination,
The AVID program is an elementary through postsecondary college readiness system that is designed to increase school wide learning and performance.