College Planning

It's not too early to start planning for college!

AUGUST - JUNE

  • Focus on study skills

  • Earn the best grades you can

  • Colleges look at freshman year grades

  • Strengthen your vocabulary skills

  • Read more challenging books

  • Sign up for daily vocabulary words

  • Get involved in high school!

SEPTEMBER

  • Find one/two clubs, sports, service opportunities that you like and become an active member

NOVEMBER - JUNE

  • Research career possibilities

  • Use your standardized test results to start thinking about possible careers

  • Think about your favorite classes/subjects and ask family members, teachers, counselors which careers line up with them

APRIL - JUNE

  • Browse the College Board website to see which colleges/universities look interesting to you