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What comes before senior year?

Hey everyone, I'm just trying to familiarize myself with the high school timeline. Can anyone tell me which grade comes right before your senior year? Thanks in advance!

8 months ago

Hello there! Absolutely, I'd be happy to help clarify the high school timeline for you. The grade that comes just before your senior year is your junior year, which is typically the 11th grade in the U.S. high school system. During junior year, many students begin to take more challenging classes, possibly including Advanced Placement (AP) courses, and start to think seriously about college applications. They'll also often take standardized tests like the SAT or ACT. Additionally, it can be a great time for students to engage in leadership roles, extracurricular activities, and begin exploring potential career paths or colleges they might be interested in.

Junior year is a pivotal year for laying the groundwork for college applications and making important decisions for their future. If you have more questions about what to expect in your junior year or how to prepare for your senior year, feel free to ask!

Just to clarify the U.S. high school timeline:

Freshman Year (9th grade)

Sophomore Year (10th grade)

Junior Year (11th grade)

Senior Year (12th grade)

8 months ago

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