› You made it here, and its almost over!
High School, are you excited yet?
This slide show features 3 of the most
IMPORTANT TIPS about High School.
› Homework and Procrastination
› College and Preparation
› Cliques and Making friends
DON’T DO IT!
› I finished my 9 page I-search paper in 10th
Grade, with 1 hour to spare. I got a 54 out of
203. Needless to say, I started writing the next
paper the day I got the assignment!
› “To postpone or delay needlessly.”
› “To put off intentionally the doing of
something that should be done.”
› 40 % of the population experience financial
loss, due to procratination.
› Chunk things!
Do little pieces of papers and projects.
Keeps things from overwhelming you!
By the Books:
› Write a schedule
And STICK BY IT!
› Do NOT wait until Senior year to start looking
› Early planning shows colleges your
› Ups your chances for scholarships!
› Take College Credit Courses!
Saves you TONS of money
Finish college education more quickly
Taking interesting and challenging courses
gives you a grip on your course of study
Colleges WILL notice.
› Keep your options OPEN
› Personal Story:
I receive about 13 different college letters
every day. I throw them all away. This almost
made me miss out on a great scholarship offer
Give them a chance!
› Try NOT to!
› People outside the box stand out
› Why go with the crowd when you could
have them following you?
It is HARD to stay out of.
› Try ignoring everything that annoys you.
› Personal Story:
I’m one to have rumors spread about her. I
used to get depressed if I heard one. I had to
start telling everyone to just SHUT UP!
Deal with people who accept you for
When you stop letting things bother you
people look at you as successful.
When I hear rumors about me it makes
me laugh. Say:“I feel so famous”.
› It may not shut them up, but it feels good.
High School is a JUNGLE
Try enjoying it
It makes things tons easier on you!