Sophomores – 10th Grade



Parents, did you know that numerous studies identify YOU as the single most important factor in your child’s decision to go on to college? Regardless of whether or not you attended college, your consistent and unwavering reinforcement of the importance of graduating from high school and earning a high quality degree (i.e. license, certificate, associate’s or bachelor’s) is the greatest factor in a child’s decision-making process. You can help with college access and success in the following ways:

BigFutures: College Planning for 9th and 10th-Graders

Effective Campus Visits – Finding “Home”

The Do’s and Dont’s of Taking a Campus Tour – NextStepU


For more information on student checklists, please visit the Federal Student Aid website!

Or, download a brochure here: College Preparation Checklist