AP Summer Institute

June 20-23, 2016

Location:  Millikan High School

Informational Flyer

The AP™ Summer Institute is scheduled for June 20 to 23 in Long Beach, CA.  The Southern California location is less than 15 miles from Disneyland and is close to several other tourist attractions including the Aquarium of the Pacific and beach recreational activities.  The Long Beach Unified School District is proud to offer a College Board endorsed summer institute providing 30 hours of quality learning and thought provoking conversation with highly experienced instructors and AP colleagues.

Daily schedule


  • 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. - Breakfast and Registration
  • 8:00 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. - Introduction/Orientation
  • 8:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Curriculum sessions
  • 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. - Lunch provided on campus
  • 12:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. - Curriculum sessions

Tuesday - Thursday

  • 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. - Breakfast
  • 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Curriculum sessions
  • 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. - Lunch provided on campus
  • 12:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. - Curriculum sessions

Tuition Cost: $775

  • Sciences have a $25 additional lab fee


  • All AP®/College Board/Presenter Materials/Handouts
  • Breakfast & Lunch provided each day
  • 4 days of instruction

Sessions Offered

Art History
Margaret Sharkoffmadrid
Leslie Haines
Calculus AB
David Platt
Calculus AB
Paul Gruber
Computer Science A
Renee Ciezki
English Language
Eva Arce
English Literature
James Cross
Environmental Science
Daniel Hyke
Elizabeth Plautz
Physics 1
Dolores Gende
Spanish Language & Culture
Maritza Sloan
Spanish Literature & Culture
Angélica M. Jiménez
Jared Derksen
Paul Rodriguez
Studio Art
Patricia Lamb
U.S. Government & Politics
Katie Piper
U.S. History
George Henry Jr.
U.S. History
Matthew Ellington
World History
Lenore Schneider
World History
Andy Aiken


Register Here

Payment Options

Check: Made payable to Long Beach Unified School District (Please note in memo line APSI)

or Purchase Order: Mail to Gail McCullough at 1515 Hughes Way, Long Beach CA 90810

For assistance or questions regarding payment, please contact Gail McCullough at GMcCullough@lbschools.net or at 562.997.8025


Refunds can be collected before May 20 with a $35.00 cancellation fee. After this date, a $50.00 fee will be retained and the remainder refunded upon request. June 10th is the deadline to cancel. After June 10th, no refunds can be granted.

Course Cancellations

A subject area session may be cancelled due to lack of enrollment. In that case, a full refund will be issued.

Participant Attendance Policy

Fee still remains payable regardless of attendance record. It is the responsibility of the registrant and/or school to notify AP® @ the Beach Institute of the cancellation by June 10th. If AP® @ the Beach Institute is not notified by June 10th, the total fee is still applicable.

Scholarship recipients who do not notify the AP® @ the Beach Institute of their cancellation by June 10th will pay a cancellation fee of $50.00, and failure to attend will result in a $75.00 fee.


Each participant will receive written confirmation of a reserved seat in the session when payment is received. A map of the high school location will be sent with acceptance letter.

College Credit Option:

Continuing Education Units (CEU) will be available for an additional fee through California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) during the week of the institute only. You must attend all classroom hours to receive credit.

Institute Certificates:

AP® @ the Beach will issue certificates in the last hour of the last day of instruction.

For further assistance please contact Liz Turner @ Elizturner@lbschools.net or by phone at (562) 997-8000 x.2961

Local Hotel Information:

Closest to the institute location:

Long Beach Marriott
4700 Airport Plaza Drive
Long Beach, California, USA, 90815
Tel: +1 562 425 5210

Courtyard Long Beach Airport
3841 North Lakewood Boulevard
Long Beach, California, USA 90808
Tel: +1 562 429 5803

Holiday Inn Long Beach Airport & Conference Center
2640 North Lakewood Boulevard
Long Beach, California, USA  90815
Tel: +1 562 597 4401

Close to the marina (20-25 min driving to institute):

Renaissance Long Beach Hotel
111 East Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, California, USA, 90802
Tel: +1 562 437 5900

Hyatt Regency Long Beach
200 South Pine Avenue
Long Beach, California, USA, 90802
Tel: +1 562 491 1234

Hyatt Centric The Pike Long Beach
285 Bay Street
Long Beach, California, USA, 90802
Tel: +1 562 432 1234

The Westin Long Beach
333 East Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, California, USA, 90802
Tel: +1 562 436 3000

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