The 18 Things You Should Know
Junior Year in High School
There’s a lot to do junior year . . . so get ready. If you plan to take an Early Admission option and apply to college in the fall of your senior year, you should know that the decision made on each of your applications will be based almost entirely on your record of achievement, both academic and non-academic, through junior year. If you decide to wait and apply in the winter or spring of your senior year, the first half of senior year will also be considered.
1. Meet with your advisor or guidance counselor to ensure that your course selection continues to be consistent with your college objectives.
By the start of junior year you should have a college list that is beyond the preliminary stage. This means (more…)