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Advanced Placement

McDowell High School offers 22 Advanced Placement® Courses

The AP Program through College Board offers High School Students the opportunity to participate in college-level courses while attending McDowell Intermediate and High School.

Courses are available in English, history, science, mathematics, social sciences, computer science, and the arts. The AP® Capstone Program is offered to McDowell students who complete the AP® Seminar and AP® Research courses. These yearlong courses focus on developing the critical thinking, research, collaboration, time management, and presentation skills you need for college-level work.

AP Courses Offered

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AP courses offered through a classroom experience.


Scored a 3 or higher on AP Exams

AP Scholars from 2020 McDowell graduates. 

 Capstone Diplomas earned by McDowell students.