Future Plans: College, Trade School, Military, Civil Service, and Work
Throughout the year we will have lessons that focus on skills and assessments to help you prepare for college. Refer to the resources below to help you complete our class assignments while preparing for your college applications. Applying to colleges is stressful, but working on your college applications now will make the process a little easier next year. Also, don't forget to ask your teachers for letters of recommendation before you leave for summer break - the more time you give your teachers, the more likely you are to get a solid letter on your specific accomplishments and performance.
To strengthen the writing of your college essay: 1) focus on a topic that you are passionate about 2) make sure that your subject reveals something about your life/experiences 3) show more, tell less Here are a couple of 1st draft student essays: