Junior Year Timeline

Fall (September - November)
-Start studying for the SAT and Act
-Explore Colleges and Universities. Take a deeper look at schools by regions, sizes and academic specialties.
-Research college cost and available financial aid.
-Begin making a high school resume. Begin by listing extracurricular activities, award and achievements.

Winter (December-February)
- Focus on your grades. Junior year grades will say a lot about your academic performance.
-Make test prep plans for the School Day SAT.
-Volunteer! Take your extracurricular activities to the next level.
-Start searching for scholarships NOW.

Spring (March-May)

-Take the School Day SAT
-Sign up to take the ACT
-Get educated about the admissions requirements.
-Start scheduling college visits
-Construct a STRONG senior class schedule.


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