Juniors

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3 days ago
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Pre med for international students ?

Hi ! I'm a junior in high school and I wanted to ask about how accessible it is to study medecine in the USA. I've always been told by my teachers that it's kind of risky and crazy to start your studi...

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4 days ago
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When should I start asking for recommendation letters

Hi everyone! Hope the school year has been good to you all! I just have a quick question, when is it the time to start asking for recommendation letters? I want to start asking but I don't know when i...

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4 days ago
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How important is GPA going to be this fall?

hello!! Basically, this year, my school employed a rolling gradebook. normally, they help keep grades up, but towards the beginning of the school year, I was unable to keep up with work due to mental ...

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5 days ago
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Junior Year GPA and Grades

I am wrapping up my junior year with around a 3.8 or a bit higher GPA- the one thing keeping it from 4.0 is chemistry. I have a B- right now but im not sure i can get it up to an a- by the end of the ...

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6 days ago
Poll

Poll time!

I'm just trying this out of curiosity, so what are y'all doing after highschool?

 
Just a 4-year Degree
28%
 
4-year degree + Grad School
71%
 
Trade School
0%
 
Gap Year
0%
Poll closed32 votes
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6 days ago
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Planning for life after graduation

Hello everybody!

I'm hoping to both discuss plans for after graduation, and get some advice.

I've known I wanted to go into a medical field for a while now. (I'm a rising senior.) But this year, I...

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🎉 First post
6 days ago
Poll

which is the best major for a prospective wildlife veterinarian?

So i want to be a wildlife veterinarian and work with zoo/wild animals, but i'm having trouble deciding on a major between Animal science, wildlife biology, zoology... etc.

can anyone tell me the dif...

 
Animal science
7%
 
Animal biology
61%
 
Wildlife biology/conservation
30%
Poll closed13 votes
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🎉 First post
7 days ago
Question

About homeschool...

I'm doing homeschool this year bc of covid and I'm in 10th grade. I haven't before, and I'm planning on going back next year, but I have no idea what it will be like. How hard is the adjustment back t...

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🎉 First post
9 days ago
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id love to get tips

as an international student, my curriculum does not offer any AP classes nor any IBDP, and we aren't also allowed to make our own school clubs :(

i also have never taken the SAT or ACT

what shou...

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🎉 First post
10 days ago
Question

What if I don't have APs?

I belong to a low-income family and I cannot afford to pay for the AP exams. Being an international student, would having no APs in my coursework affect my application?

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13 days ago
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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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14 days ago
Question

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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15 days ago
Question

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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16 days ago
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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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🎉 First post
18 days ago
Discussion

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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20 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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20 days ago
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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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21 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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🎉 First post
21 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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21 days ago
Poll

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

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

 
0
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1-2
29%
 
3-4
45%
 
5-6
24%
Poll closed37 votes
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