9th Grade College Checklist

Posted by Rachael Black on 11/28/2017

  • Take the most challenging courses possible.
  • Monitor high school credits to be sure you meet all requirements for graduation by the end of senior year. (Ms. Finn will help you create your Personal Graduation Plan in the spring.)
  • Keep a list of awards, honors, and extracurricular activities for scholarship & college applications.
  • Research colleges/ universities you are interested in attending. Tour colleges/ universities as time allows. Check admission & application requirements & timelines.
  • Explore interests and attend Career Day. Talk to people with interesting jobs & ask lots of questions.
  • Talk to your parents about saving for college.
  • Look for summer enrichment programs.