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The Student News Site of Ventura High School

The Cougar Press

The Student News Site of Ventura High School

The Cougar Press

Sophomore Jake Nichols explains his decision not to take an AP class this year because it seemed difficult. Photo by: Tatum Luoma

AP vs. regular classes: Is there a balance?

Tatum Luoma October 9, 2018

How many AP classes are students in this school year? With competition between students to get higher GPAs and college standards seeming to always be changing, finding a balance within high school courses...

Infographic by: Diego Roberto

Opinion: advanced placement vs. dual-enrollment

Diego Roberto August 31, 2018

Advanced Placement (AP) classes are the highest level classes that are offered at Ventura High School. They are “college level” classes that you take for the year and that builds up to an optional...

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