9th Grade Planning

Welcome Freshman!

 College prep Checklist
  • Meet with your school counselor to map out a 4-year plan – Mapping out a 4-year plan based on your interests and goals will be an important step in making sure that you are set up to take the courses that are right for you.
  • Challenge Yourself – Enroll in an appropriate curriculum where you can be both successful while being challenged.
  • Set up your Career Cruising portfolio and start to utilize the career interest inventories to explore various careers and job opportunities
  • Get involved! Explore the different extracurricular activities and volunteering opportunities available to you in the school and the community – clubs, sports, class offices, etc.
  • Ask about NH Scholars and Honor society – getting information early will help you plan and prepare
  • Study hard and do well in school right from the start – Doing well in your foundational courses will not only make the road ahead easier but it is also important for college. Remember, colleges weigh your freshman the same as all the others!
  • Take the PSAT 9
  • Start saving for college!

Contact your counselors with any questions or concerns!

Linda Sheff 

(A-K)
755-2811, ext 105
lsheff@sau61.org


Kathryn Sauer 

(L-Z)
755-2811, ext 114
ksauer@sau61.org