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I have a dilemma. My freshman year, I took pretty easy classes. Well, not all of them were easy, but I didn't take the only honors class available, which was honors biology. Apparently it's not considered an honors, but I'm not too sure. That is the only honors course offered to freshman, besides algebra 2/trigonometry, which I didn't take as well (because I'm in one math level lower, I'm taking it next year).
I'm planning on taking 2 APs next year, 1 honors, and am taking an AP course over the summer, so in total: 3 APs sophomore year. I'm also planning to take 4-6 APs my junior year (if you count micro/macro as two credits), and a few (3 or more) my senior year. All of this is to make up for lost ground.
I've been worrying about this for a pretty long time, and I want some clarification-- will it hurt me (in terms of Ivy League schools and schools of that caliber) that I took a pretty classes freshman year?
P.S. I did well freshman year, even though I took a generally easy course-load.
Also, just generally speaking, if you don't take every honors available, does it harm you?