Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6Academic Success Tips The following tips will help you succeed in your classes and have a high school record you can be proud of. Be organized  Use a student planner to record assignments, tests, quizzes, and appointments.  Keep your locker and backpack neat and clean.  Make to-do lists and cross things off as they are completed.  Get everything organized for the next day before you go to bed. Study smart  Find a place to study that’s quiet, well lit, and comfortable.  Turn off the TV and music—and silence your phone. Focus on the work you need to do.  Make a plan. Decide what you want to get done, and the order in which you’re going to do it.  Do difficult assignments first, while you’re still fresh and alert.  If you have a large assignment, break it down into smaller, more manageable parts.