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Unformatted text preview: y not be combined. For example, if you want to submit a portfolio for both Drawing and 2-D Design, you will need to submit two separate portfolios and pay two separate fees. • You may repeat an exam in a subsequent year. In this case, both grades will be reported unless you request that one be withheld or canceled (see page 10). Students taking AP Exams give permission to the College Board to release their contact information to researchers supportive of the College Board’s mission. fees Exam Fees The fee for each exam is $ 84. The amount you pay, however, may vary: • The College Board provides a $22 fee reduction* per exam for students with acute financial need. In addition, your school may forgo its $8 rebate for each fee-reduced exam, making the final cost to you $54 per exam. Most states provide federal and/or state funds to supplement the College Board fee reduction. Check with your AP Coordinator to learn more about fee reductions and state and district subsidies. • If you paid for an AP Exam but then decided not to take it, you may ask your Coordinator for a refund, but only if you did not begin the exam. Once you begin an exam—that is, once you write on an exam booklet or answer sheet—you cannot receive a refund. Local school policy determines the amount of the refund. You may be required by your school to pay the $13 fee the school is charged for each unused exam. * or internal purposes, such as an audit or invoice verification, a state may request from F the College Board the names of its public school students who receive fee reductions; in such cases, the state will agree to maintain the confidentiality of such data. grades Exam Grades Your AP Exam grade is a weighted combination of your scores on the multiple-choice section and on the free-response section. The final grade is reported on a 5-point scale: 5 = extremely well qualified 4 = well qualified 3 = qualified 2 = possibly qualified 1 = no recommendation The AP Program conducts studies in all AP subjects to compare the performan...
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2009 for the course UR 13045 taught by Professor Mr.u during the Spring '09 term at Magnolia Bible.

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