Advanced Placement Summer Institute

July 17-20, 2017 ~ Olathe Northwest High School ~ Olathe, Kansas

Welcome to the Olathe APSI web page! We are excited that you have chosen our institute for your Advanced Placement training needs.

2017 marks the 11th year of the Olathe Ad Astra Advanced Placement Summer Institute. Each year over 350 teachers participate in our institute. Our institute provides the finest AP teacher training in the area.

All of our AP sessions are open to both new and experienced AP instructors unless otherwise noted. Our institute hours are from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The fee for the institute is $675 which includes all AP materials as well as lunch and refreshments all week.

The Olathe APSI will once again offer college credit through Washburn University. Washburn will offer three graduate credit hours at a cost of $357 total tuition.

Early registration is encouraged as the courses fill quickly. The registration deadline is 5 p.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017. Registrations received after this date will be charged a $50 late fee. Cancellations made prior to 5 p.m. June 29 will receive a 50 percent refund. However, schools may submit teacher substitutions until July 6, 2017.

We look forward to this year's event and sincerely hope you will join us in Olathe to collaborate with other professionals who are interested in moving student learning forward with the finest in AP training. We want to include you as one of our participants in July!

  • Questions about purchase orders: call Barb at (913) 780-8179


Institute Course Syllabi and Consultant Bios:




Olathe Northwest High School

21300 College Boulevard, Olathe KS 66061

Directions via Google Maps


College Board logo

exterior of Olathe Northwest


Additional Resources:


finished artwork participant draws teachers in lab setting 

AP Art Studio participants showcase
their portfolio work completed
during Summer Conference.

Gail Holder jumps into the
AP Art Studio session.

Participants refine their scientific
practices during the
AP Chemistry Institute.