Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 3420 Colleges like to see improvement, so if your grades haven’t been as good as they should be, now is the time to bring them up. Your junior year is when you should seriously begin examining your college options. This is also the year when you should take college tests, make college visits, and start searching for scholarships. Work hard to get the best grades possible You’ll probably fill out college applications in the fall of your senior year. Be- cause your junior grades will likely be the last grades on your transcript, it’s important that you do as well as possible your junior year. Continue to be involved in activities Be involved in meaningful activities both in and out of school, and seek out leadership positions. Register for the PSAT/NMSQT in September All college bound juniors should take the PSAT/NMSQT in October. See your counselor for information on how to register for this test. Explore your college options Think about what you’re looking for in a college, and learn about the colleges you want to consider. Talk to your parents and your counselor about your college options. Make college visits The junior year is a great time to make college visits. For tips on what to do on a college visit, go to page 13. Register for the ACT and/or SAT All college bound students should take the ACT and/or SAT in the spring of their junior year. 11th Grade Your Junior Year