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Have a question—or an answer? If so, our member forum is a perfect venue to discuss all things admission and enrollment. Used exclusively by AISAP members, you’ll find posts nearly every day that may just be the information you need, and if not, you can post your question and one of our members will have an answer for you. Join the discussion—your fellow members are here for you.

  • Hi everyone. I know you're all busy getting ready for the school year to start, or have already. For that I wish you all luck and appreciate any advice you can give ... we have a student who applied who has needs that we think we could meet with a shadow. ...

  • Welcome aboard! We have never taught Advanced Placement and, yes, it has sometimes hurt us in applications. We offer students the opportunity to take classes at no charge and for credit at our neighboring institution, The University of the South, which ...

  • We just jettisoned the AP curriculum and so this will be the first admission cycle that we "live it." We did convey the change in last year's cycle and did not see a definable impact. It helps that our current parent population was enthusiastically ...

  • My school is also considering a move away from AP; I would be equally interested in learning if this has affected enrollment in other schools. ------------------------------ Julie Hellmund Head of Admission and Enrollment Management Saint Mary's Hall ...

  • I have been asked by a member of AISAP to pose this question - The question:  My school is considering moving beyond the APs so that we can provide a more robust and rigorous curriculum.  If your school has made this move, would you be willing ...