ADVANCED PLACEMENT & COLLEGE COURSES

Advanced Placement (AP) courses offered at WCCS

AP Calculus AB
AP US Government & Politics
AP European History
AP Psychology

All students who take AP courses will earn a weighted score of 1.1 on their high school transcript.
For example: If a student earns an 80% for a grade than it is weighted 1.1 so on the transcript it will show as 88%. All students who take AP courses are also required to take the AP exam in May. Depending on how the student performs and which college and major they choose, the student may earn college credit for the class.

There is a cost to take AP exams. The cost changes from year-to-year: Advanced Placement Course Online Information

Accelerated College Enrollment (ACE Courses) offered at WCCS

ACE is a concurrent enrollment program in which high school students take college courses at their high school and earn college credit through Corning Community College (CCC) or Genesee Community College (GCC). All courses are taught at the student's high school by high school faculty who have the appropriate degree and credentials required by CCC and GCC to be approved as adjunct instructors.

COURSES OFFERED THROUGH CORNING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

ACE Biology

ACE College Business Professionalism

ACE College English 1

ACE College English 2

ACE College Music Theory

ACE College Statistic

ACE Essentials in Art

ACE French IV

ACE French V

ACE Fundamentals of Music

ACE Moderated English 1

ACE Pre-Calculus

ACE Personal Budgeting

ACE Spanish IV

ACE Spanish V

ACE Chemistry

4 credits

3 credits

3 credits

3 credits

3 credits

4 credits

3 credits

4 credits

4 credits

3 credits

3 credits

3 credits

1 credit

4 credits

4 credits

4 credits

juniors and seniors

sophomores - seniors

seniors only

seniors only

sophomores - seniors

juniors and seniors

juniors and seniors

juniors and seniors

seniors

sophomores - seniors

seniors only

juniors and seniors

sophomores - seniors

juniors and seniors

seniors

juniors and seniors

* There is no currently no charge for Corning Community College Courses fo rhigh school students

Courses offered through GENESEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE 

Health Academy (Application Process: Seniors Only)

Cell Biology

Responding to Emergencies

Health & Career Planning 

Introduction Living Healthy

General Psychology

Medical Terminology

3 credits

3 credits

3 credits

3 credits

3 credits

3 credits

WC also offers the following GCC course

ACE Introduction to Psychology

3 credits

juniors and seniors

For more information please visit the  GCC website.

All students who take ACE courses will earn a weighted score of 1.1 on their high school transcripts. For example, if a student earns an 80$, it is then weighted 1:1 so on the report card will show as 88%.