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4TH FORM SPRING/SUMMER 2017 CHECKLIST

It’s never too early to start… Earlier this week, 4th formers met in groups with their college counselors to check in and go over the next steps in our college process. Although it may seem early to start this process, it isn’t too early to set yourself up for success by being thoughtful about what… Continue reading 4TH FORM SPRING/SUMMER 2017 CHECKLIST

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YALE CONNECTICUT COUNSELOR PROGRAM

Recently, Kent’s college counselors were invited to attend Yale’s first ever Connecticut Counselor Program. Today Mr. Cross, along with dozens of college and guidance counselors from high schools all over the state, traveled to New Haven to meet with members of the undergraduate admissions office to learn more about Yale and its admissions process. Along with a discussion… Continue reading YALE CONNECTICUT COUNSELOR PROGRAM

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“CHECK THIS BOX IF YOU’RE A GOOD PERSON”

Written by Rebecca Sabky, former Director of International Admissions at Dartmouth College, this opinion piece in the New York Times shows that true kindness does not go unnoticed in the college admissions process. Check This Box if You’re a Good Person “On college applications, every so often, the kindness of a student can’t help shining… Continue reading “CHECK THIS BOX IF YOU’RE A GOOD PERSON”

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SAVE THE DATE: SPRING COLLEGE FAIR ON SUNDAY, APRIL 23RD, 4:00-5:30PM

SAVE THE DATE: SPRING COLLEGE FAIR ON SUNDAY, APRIL 23RD, 4:00-5:30PM, IN NADAL HOCKEY RINK About 80 colleges and universities are currently signed up to attend Kent’s annual spring college fair, and that number will continue to grow! All Kent students and parents are invited to attend! See what schools are currently registered for the fair:

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SIGNING UP FOR PERSONALLY APPROPRIATE CLASSES & EARNING COLLEGE CREDIT THROUGH AP COURSES

The Studies Office recently notified juniors that they can now sign up for their senior year classes. It isn’t necessary to sign up today, but classes will fill up at some point when younger grades are allowed to sign up, so it’s good for our juniors to start looking ahead. We highly recommend consulting with… Continue reading SIGNING UP FOR PERSONALLY APPROPRIATE CLASSES & EARNING COLLEGE CREDIT THROUGH AP COURSES