Freshman & Sophomore

It all starts on Day 1!


Will you stand out?

9th Grade Tasks

  • Talk to your school counselor to see what options of classes.

  • Work with your school counselor and create a four year high school plan that will suite your chosen career path.

  • See your options for what AP courses you should take.

  • Explore extracurricular activities that interest you.

  • Stay motivated throughout school the year.

  • Explore your AP Potential.

  • Decide which AP courses to take for the next year.

  • Talk with your parents or guardians about your future plans. Include them in your future plans.

  • Take a career quiz.

  • Get familiar with the PSAT/Pre-ACT assessments and SAT/ACT.

  • Research the types of colleges and the costs.

  • Connect with colleges and scholarships.

  • Visit a college campus.

  • Calculate your GPA.

  • Always stay motivated over the summer and do things that could help you for the upcoming year.

  • Make sure to have a fun summer and take time to spend with family and friends.

10th Grade Tasks

  • Access free AP resources

  • Connect with colleges and scholarships

  • Take the PSAT/NMSQT

  • Take the Career Quiz

  • Review your PSAT/NMSQT score

  • Explore your AP Potential

  • Decide which AP courses to take next year

  • Take the PSAT 10

  •  Start a college list

  • Learn about types of financial aid

  • Visit more college campus

  • Stay motivated over the summer

“All children start their school careers with sparkling imaginations, fertile minds, and a willingness to take risks with what they think.” – Ken Robinson