Advanced Placement Courses

Students at Squaw Valley Academy Bay Area may choose to enroll in Advanced Placement (AP) courses to earn college credit with successful completion of the AP course and the AP exam.

SVA currently offers the following Advanced Placement courses:


  • AP English Language & Composition


  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Calculus BC

Laboratory Sciences

  • AP Biology
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Physics B
  • AP Physics 1: Algebra-Based
  • AP Physics 2: Algebra-Based
  • AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
  • AP Physics C: Mechanics 

Social Studies

  • AP World History
  • AP U.S. History
  • AP U.S. Government & Politics
  • AP Microeconomics/ Macroeconomics
  • AP Psychology 

Foreign Language

  • AP Spanish