Sophomore

Sophomore to Junior Year Timeline

 May
• Sign up for summer school enrichment or remediation work.
• Become familiar with local scholarships offered through East Ridge—all in Naviance.
• Consider job shadowing potential careers.
• Review several college applications to familiarize yourself with the kind of information you will need to supply in an application.
• Consult with your English teacher for appropriate summer reading. 

June, July, August
• Explore college options and visit campuses.
• Many colleges offer special summer tours for prospective students. Contact the admissions office.
• Continue your scholarship search including the financial aid/scholarship information on college websites and Naviance.
• Update (or create) your resume. Naviance and MCIS have templates.
• Visit with former graduates who are attending college.
• Practice the ACT, SAT, or PSAT tests for free through MCIS.


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