10th Grade College Planning


  • 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


  • 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