Originally Posted by JohnAndrew
Take every AP class you can take -- you will thank yourself when you go to college with the extra credits.
Took them 20 years ago, which doesn't help you now, but after they took my CLEP test and my AP credits into account, I went from a Freshman to a Junior on the registration line (back in the 1990s you had to stand on line to register for classes) at college.
“Life is a storm, my young friend. You will bask in the sunlight one moment, be shattered on the rocks the next. What makes you a man is what you do when that storm comes. You must look into that storm and shout as you did in Rome. Do your worst, for I will do mine! Then the fates will know you as we know you.”