This is not the time to take an easy schedule. Your senior year could provide you the opportunity to earn college credit while still in high school.
Check into dual enrollment courses that could give you an early start on your college education.
If you want to qualify for a TOPS Scholarship, which pays your tuition at any state college or university, you must take the right classes. There are four different categories for students with different interests.
To read about each one go to the TOPS information page.
Find a quiet, organized space – maybe a study table at the library. And turn off anything that could possibly distract you.
If you have a big test or paper coming up, set aside plenty of time so you aren’t cramming. Manage your time and study your most important assignments first.
If you are actively contributing and listening in class, your studying will be easier and more interesting.
Studying can tire you out – but after you’ve completed an assignment, take a few minutes to look it over for any mistakes. You never want to turn in anything but your best effort.
Find a classmate, mentor, coach, tutor or study buddy to help keep you going.