• Junior Planning Checklist

    Students

    • Stay in great academic standing
    • You must earn 18 total credits to be promoted to 12th grade; one unit in English 1, one unit in English 2, one unit of English 3, three units in mathematics, two units in science
    • Talk to your counselor about:
      • Post-secondary plans
      • Dual Enrollment progress
      • Career Aspirations
      • Completing the Commission on Higher Education Admission Requirements (CHE)
    • Continue your college search and review specific college admission requirements
    • Seek out summer internships/Work Based Learning experiences.
    • Continue searching for financial aid resources.
    • Balance your school work with activities that help you explore your interests. 
    • Practice time management, learn new skills and contribute to your community
    • Register for and take ACT and/or SAT
    • Take college tours
    • Develop a resume
    • Meet with your TTC Advisor

     

      Parents

    • Talk to your child about his or her interest and help match those interests with a career and/or college major.
    • Go on college tours with your child.
    • Monitor your child’s grades and arrange tutoring if necessary.  
    • Attend Parent Information Sessions
    • Attend your child’s annual Individual Graduation Plan conference
    • Communicate with teachers regularly
    • Plan ahead to see how much federal student aid your child might receive/FAFSA4caster @ https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa/estimate
    • Get tips on helping your child with homework and issues of early teen years at https://www2.ed.gov/parents/landing.jhtml