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10th Grade College Planning

SOPHOMORE YEAR

Fall


  • Read school bulletin boards frequently for internship and scholarship postings
  • Start to explore careers you may find interesting by interviewing adults around you that may be currently working in those occupational fields
  • Visit your school counselor and ask questions
  • Continue to develop your study skills and maintain or improve your GPA
  • Begin or continue to participate in extracurricular activities

Spring


  • When meeting with your school counselor, examine your academic and post-secondary goals and make plans to achieve them by graduation
  • Stay in communication with your counselor about courses you would like to take during your junior year
  • Evaluate scholarships you can apply to now
  • Practice Makes Perfect - continue on the path towards strong study habits
  • Utilize Naviance to start your research on college and career choices
  • Attend and participate in college and career field trips offered during the school year