The Planning the High School Years Package
• Freshman/ Sophomore
• Can begin anytime between the summer before 9th grade and the end of 10th grade.
• Up to 12 video conference sessions (45 min to 1 hr). 6 sessions will be planned by the educational consultant. The remaining sessions can be scheduled by the consultant, parent or student as needed.
• Phone calls as needed.
• Research, email and text time.
• Myers-Briggs Type Indicator personality assessment and interpretation.
• Access to College Planner Pro online college research, planning and organizational tools.
• Four free hours of virtual private tutoring with Revolution Prep. Can be used for SAT/ACT prep or any academic subject.
Goals and Outcomes:
• Get a head start on planning for college.
• Maximize each year of high school.
• Improve academic and extracurricular profile.
• Identify strengths, interests and goals.
This package will be tailored to the specific needs and preferences of each student and family. The following is a list of services included in a “typical” Planning the High School Years package.
• Discussion of how the student can make the most of his/her high school experience.
• Identify and develop a plan for implementation of academic and personal goals.
• Create a four-year academic and extracurricular plan that supports the student’s postsecondary goals and his/her academic, social and personal growth.
• Assistance in choosing courses that are consistent with academic goals.
• Outline a standardized testing plan.
• Create and update an activities resume.
• Identify meaningful summer experiences.
• Use career interest inventories to encourage discussion of possible college majors and careers.
College admissions education is a focus of every “Planning the High School Years” package. You will learn:
• What colleges are looking for when they evaluate a student’s application.
• How to tell whether a college is right for you.
• How to evaluate the competitiveness and selectivity of a college.
• Tips for visiting colleges.
• College terminology (early decision, rolling admissions, FAFSA, CSS profile etc.).
• The financial aid process.
• College research techniques.
• The college planning and application timeline.