AP Capstone Program
The College Board selects St. Augustine Preparatory School to be an AP Capstone School.
St. Augustine joins a select group of schools (15 in Latin America) that offer the AP Capstone Program.
This innovative program enables students to:
Develop research, collaboration, and communication skills
Study topics that interest them
Stand out in their college applications
AP CAPSTONE DIPLOMA PROGRAM
Consider an issue from multiple perspectives, identify credible sources, evaluate strengths and weaknesses of arguments, and make logical, evidence-based recommendations
Explore various research methods and complete an independent research project
Four more APs with scores of 3 or more.
WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR CSA?
Becoming an AP Capstone School is another way in which CSA showcases its academic rigor to colleges.
This initiative will strengthen the school’s focus on higher thinking, research & exploration.
3 teachers will receive AP Capstone training
the creation of a required 9th grade research class