Juniors

A community for juniors on CollegeVine to connect as you all get ready for college applications.
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SAT, what do I do about my phone?

I know that if you do bring it it has to be off and you can't use it until you finish. The reason I need to bring it is to call someone to pick me up since because of covid the testing center closest ...

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Rec-Letters?

Hello, I'm starting to get a little nervous for the application process this fall. I've been homeschooled for all my years of high school, and we've kept great records, I've taken online AP classes, c...

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How can I improve my SAT reading score before August? (specifically my reading comprehension)

I'm looking for some unique strategies other than using Khan Academy and taking practice tests or doing practice problems. Maybe something I can do daily? Maybe a specific schedule?

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When do you think is the best time to start applying for scholarships to enter college in Fall 2022?

I know time is an important thing both for applying to college and applying to scholarships. So please share some advice if you have any :)

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6 days ago
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Girl's State Campaign

So I will be attending Girl's State this summer, and I really want to run for office. However, I cannot think of any slogans because my name is Olivia. I would appreciate any ideas, and it can be Oliv...

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8 days ago
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Does anyone else feel like their life is too "boring" to write a decent essay about?

I've been trying to brainstorm essay ideas but I keep feeling like all my ideas are too bland or unoriginal to work for an essay. Does anyone have any similar feelings or maybe advice to share on buil...

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Should I take Algebra 2 during the summer

As you all know, Algebra 2 is a full year course and if I take it during the summer they teach it within 1 month, so currently I am taking Geometry and I am planning on taking Algebra 2 next year, but...

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9 days ago
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Should I just look for a new career or stick with becoming a therapist

For the past two years, I've been thinking about what career I want and every time I think I like something and genuinely will stick to it, people come out of the woodwork with critiques of my reason...

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9 days ago
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Do I need more APs or should I continue on my career-courses?

I've taken at least 1 AP every year of high school and at least 1 honor every year but I'm worried I need more. I have room to take more if I give up my fine arts classes (Advanced Acting, Musical The...

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9 days ago
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How many AP's are you guys taking JR year?

If you're a current junior, which class has been the hardest?

 
0
0%
 
1-2
29%
 
3-4
45%
 
5-6
24%
Poll closed37 votes
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13 days ago
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How is everyone studying for the June ACT?

With a little over a month to go, I'm pretty anxious about taking the ACT. This would be my first time, outside of a practice test I took sophomore year. Has anyone found any good resources/have some ...

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13 days ago
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Applying Test-Optional, Why or Why Not?

Who's applying with test scores and who isn't?

 
Applying with SAT/ACT
83%
 
Not applying with SAT/ACT
16%
Poll closed37 votes
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14 days ago
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What is your hardest core subject in HS?

So far in HS what has been the hardest

 
Math
43%
 
Science
19%
 
History
14%
 
English
21%
Poll closed41 votes
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14 days ago
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When is the best time to start applying for colleges

Can I apply for college as a Junior

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14 days ago
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Welcome to the Juniors community 🎉

This is a place to learn how other juniors are talking about college admissions.

There are a few easy ways to participate:

1. Get started by checking out our guidance page for juniors. Here you will...

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14 days ago
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MOSTEC

Is the MOSTEC summer program similar in prestige to MITES? [especially with MITES being cancelled due to COVID}. In the activity tier list, would it be safe to say that MOSTEC is a tier C summer progr...

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