Tips for Freshman Year

  • Develop strong study habits.
    • Freshman grades count toward your college applications.
    • First and second semester grades determine which classes you may select for your sophomore year and beyond.
  • Future Planning Night for Freshman and Sophomores is held each fall and includes great information about being successful your first two years of high school and preparing for post-high school opportunities. Information such as handouts, slides, etc. will be available online after the presentation.

Freshman Year at a Glance

  • September: Future Planning Night for Freshman and Sophomores.
  • January-March: Register for classes for your sophomore year. Be sure you meet the prerequisites.
    • 9th Grade Scheduling Appointments are held in the second semester before spring break. Students meet one-on-one with their School Counselor to discuss their current plans for after high school, review their transcript, and discuss classes for the following school year. 

Academic Resources

Tips for Academic Success in High School