Freshman

Year-By-Year Check List
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Whether you become a full MCR client, or not, make use of the following checklist for High School freshman:

High School Freshman
  • Identify challenging high school courses that are right for you and plot out your desired curriculum
  • Learn about clubs/organizations that may be of interest
  • Pay attention to events and types of leadership roles
  • Think about why you want to attend college
  • Be open to various career interests
  • Read and build vocabulary
  • Practice writing vignettes about your experiences
All High School Grades
  • Further develop a skill or talent
  • Explore an area of interest
  • Give back to the community
  • Engage in summer enrichment
  • Prepare for SAT and ACT tests
  • Discover college options