Summer To-Do’s List

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Summer is right around the corner and that means freedom and time to relax and do nothing, right?  Well, probably not the whole summer!

Here is a list of things your students can do during the summer months that can help them prepare for the time to begin working on their college applications.

Rising Sophomores:

  • Read!
  • Consider summer academic camp opportunities
  • Job shadow in a field that seems interesting to you
  • Look for volunteer/service opportunities

Rising Juniors:

  • Read!
  • Visit college campuses
  • Consider summer academic camp opportunities
  • Job shadow in a field that seems interesting to you
  • Look for volunteer/service opportunities

Rising Seniors

  • Summer is a great time to get a jump start on your application essays,
  • Work on your resume
  • Request teacher recommendations
  • Continue to develop and finalize your college list and make visits to college campuses
  • Sign up for the College Application Bootcamp here at CSD…check out the post with registration information
  • Look for volunteer/service opportunities
  • Look for interesting summer academic programs…it’s not too late to sign up for some!

 

 

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