Pre-AP Timeline, Surveys and Report Card Submissions

AP Information Night 

 

Enrollment Period into AP Program at Bishop Reding HS 

  • Time-frame: November 5th, 2019 – December 2nd, 2019 

To enroll into our AP program, the following must be completed

  1. Must be willing to apply to minimum 2 AP courses
  2. Must register for a google account (LINK) in order to complete the Pre-AP Application
  3. Must complete Pre-AP ONLINE Application (SURVEY)
  4. Must complete and be successful on the AP entrance exam (read below)

AP Entrance Exam Fee 

The fee to write the 2019-2020 AP entrance exam is $25.  This payment can be made using either method:

  1. School Cash Online (Preferred method – available from November 6 to December 5, 2019)
        • Select, Type in Student’s Name and add to cart
        • Pay for item
        • Print off Receipt (click here for an example RECEIPT)and bring to AP entrance exam (December 7th, 2019)

2. Cheque made Payable to “Bishop Reding Secondary School” for $25

** No CASH will be accepted 

Registration Packages for AP applicants.  

Registration Packages (For Family of Schools)

Schools Included St. Anthony, Holy Rosary, Our Lady of Victory, St. Peter, St. Benedict

COUNSELLORS WILL COLLECT AP APPLICATIONS FROM OUR FAMILY OF SCHOOL APPLICANTS AT THE SAME TIME WE ARE COLLECT REGULAR TRACK APPLICATIONS, ON FRIDAY DECEMBER 6TH, 2019.

Registration Items to bring to Exam Day (December 7th, 2019):

      • School Cash Online Receipt for the $25 payment OR $25 Cheque made payable to “Bishop Reding Secondary School”.

Registration Packages (For HCDSB Schools)

Schools Included – any HCDSB school that is not a part of our family of schools (see above).

Registration Items to bring to Exam Day (December 7th, 2019):

      • Option Sheet with CONSENT signatures.
      • School Cash Online Receipt for the $25 payment OR $25 Cheque made payable to “Bishop Reding Secondary School”.

Registration Packages (For Non Board Schools)

Schools Included – any school that is not part of the HCDSB

Registration Items to bring to Exam Day (December 7th, 2019):

      • All CHECKLIST items
      • School Cash Online Receipt for the $25 payment OR $25 Cheque made payable to “Bishop Reding Secondary School”.

Students that submit an incomplete registration package may not be allowed to write the entrance exam and may forfeit their spot in the AP program.

 

Pre-AP  Entrance Exam 

  • Each student must complete successfully the Pre-AP entrance exam to be enrolled in the AP program at Bishop Reding
  • All Pre-AP entrance exams will have a cost of $25 (School Cash Online or Cheque) – receipts will be available upon request
  • All exams will be written at Bishop Reding High School on the dates indicated below
  • Students will register for the test when completing the online application (SURVEY)

Test # 1 – December 7th, 2019 (9:00am – 12:00pm) 

Test # 2 – December 7th, 2019 (1:00pm – 4:00pm) 

  • Important Notes for the Day of Test 
        • Please arrive between 8:30am for Test # 1 and 12:30pm for Test # 2; bring $25 (School Cash Online or Cheque)
        • Test begins at 9:00am and 1:00pm sharp
        • Reading = 60 mins; Writing = 35 mins; Break = 20 mins; Math = 60 mins (total time = 3 hours)
        • Please pick up your child promptly at 12:00pm and 4:00pm
        • Pizza will be served at break, students are to bring their own water bottles
        • Items to bring:
          • Pencils
          • Eraser
          • Scientific Calculator
        • If you requested a receipt for the $25 fee and did not receive it up on the test day, please come to student services during regular hours (8am-3pm) to pick it up.

AP Committee reviews all AP Applications 

  • Time-frame: January 6th, 2020 – February 13th, 2020 

 

Parents/Guardians are Notified about AP Applications 

  • Date: February 14th, 2020

Parents/Guardians are contacted via EMAIL to indicate the status of their son/daughter’s AP Application.  Emails will indicted if the application has been:

  1. Accepted into an AP Course
  2. Denied enrollment into an AP Course
  3. Has been put on a Waiting List for enrollment into an AP course.

 

Submission of Grade 8 Midterm Report Cards (Waitlisted Students)

  • Time-frame: February 17th, 2020 – February 21st, 2020

If your AP application has been put on a waiting list and you would like to now submit your Grade 8 Midterm Report card, so that the AP committee can revisit your Application, please click on the follow image.

Parents/Guardians will be notified about their waiting list applications by March 2nd, 2020