Plan Ahead

One month is not too far away from an AP exam administration date. However, that’s usually enough to get a high score. Follow this 4 week plan to maximize your AP results

4 weeks before the AP exam

– Take a full-length practice AP exam – identify areas that need more focus – Spend 1 to 3 hours on those topics 

3 weeks before the AP exam

– Reach out for help for complex areas – Utilize after-school and online resources – Brush up on topics you already know

2 weeks before the AP exam

– Take another full-length practice AP exam – Compare your score to your initial test – By this time, 75% of your work should be done

1 week before the AP exam

– Focus more on problematic areas – Get enough sleep – Stick to a healthy diet – Gather all necessary materials