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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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“WHY JUNIOR YEAR IS SO IMPORTANT FOR COLLEGE-BOUND TEENS”

This past winter, the College Counseling Office began counseling sophomores for the first time. Most conversations I had with sophomores indicated they were happy they could start thinking about the college process early, but many weren’t able to make connections between what they were doing inside and out of school and how that could affect their… Continue reading “WHY JUNIOR YEAR IS SO IMPORTANT FOR COLLEGE-BOUND TEENS”

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“YOUR HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES WILL OPEN THE DOORS TO COLLEGE”

While all of our students have been working with their college counselors, the Studies Office, and their advisors to determine a personally appropriate program of classes to take next year, it’s important to know that the graduation requirements for Kent may not be the same as the minimum requirements from each college admissions office. Each college… Continue reading “YOUR HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES WILL OPEN THE DOORS TO COLLEGE”

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4TH FORM SPRING/SUMMER 2016 CHECKLIST

It’s never too early to start… At the beginning of the month, 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… Continue reading 4TH FORM SPRING/SUMMER 2016 CHECKLIST

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SUCCESSFUL COLLEGE SEARCH TIPS

The college search process is not as simple as adding schools to a list and hoping for the best. Consider the ten tips outlined in the two-part post below to set yourself up for success (and happiness) during your college search. Ten Tips for a Successful College Search (Part 1, Tips 1-5) __________________ Ten Tips… Continue reading SUCCESSFUL COLLEGE SEARCH TIPS

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PARENTS’ COLLEGE WORKSHOP RECAP

Thank you to all the families that attended Saturday’s 5th Form Parents’ College Workshop. Also, a very big thanks to Dean Weisenburger, who traveled down from Lewiston, ME, to run the program for us! It was great to meet you all, and we hope the program was demystifying and illuminating. If you were not able… Continue reading PARENTS’ COLLEGE WORKSHOP RECAP