While much has changed in the college landscape in the past decade, a recent report from the National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC) underscored a key truth about the continued importance of students’ performance in their high school courses. Read the article here.
On the night before classes resumed for the year, our 6th formers met with our college counseling team to kickstart the fall. Attached below is the agenda for our meeting, as well as the September Checklist and Information You May Need to Complete Your Applications. Use these to help guide you through the next few… Continue reading 6th FORM OPENING MEETING
On the night of Sunday, Sept. 8, all of our 5th formers met with our college counseling team to review our schedule for the fall (especially our College Seminar class) and to emphasize the importance of getting off to a great start in their classes. Below is the handout we used during our session.
With only a couple of weeks of summer break remaining, it’s time for our rising seniors to finalize each item on their Summer Checklist. It is crucial that everyone arrives back at school having completed their summer “homework”, so that the fall can be as positive and productive as possible. Some of these bear noting here: Thoroughly… Continue reading IT’S AUGUST–TIME TO PREPARE FOR SENIOR FALL!!
The below checklist was handed out and reviewed with all 5th formers in attendance at our form meeting this past Tuesday. Students who methodically adhere to the checklist will set themselves up for a smoother fall and, ultimately, a more successful college process. While our rising seniors will undoubtedly have other adventures this summer (as… Continue reading POST-5th FORM SUMMER CHECKLIST 2019
This past week, our College Counseling Team met with our entire 4th form to review some important considerations as they prepare for the second half of their high school careers. Although it may seem early to start this process, it isn’t too early to set themselves up for success by being thoughtful about what they… Continue reading 4TH FORM SPRING/SUMMER 2019 CHECKLIST