Your Junior Year

Choices - Considering Your Options

  • Enroll in a solid academic course load. Take Honors and AP classes when possible.
  • Keep your grades up; junior year is important.
  • Attendance and tardies do matter. Strive to be to school and class on time.
  • Take the PSAT/NMSQT in October.
  • Continue your involvement in volunteer and extracurricular activities. Apply/run for leadership positions.
  • Check the postings regarding college representative visits in the College and Career Center and attend presentations throughout the fall and winter.
  • Prepare for ACT and SAT on your own or by enrolling in a test preparation course.
  • Review your transcript thoroughly.
  • Attend College & Career Planning Night in February with your parents/guardians.
  • Utilize the Family Connection  Program to begin your college search/research.
  • Research colleges and plan college visits.
  • Attend local college nights in the spring.
  • Take the ACT (April) and/or SAT (May) in the spring.


Grade Level Parent Programs

11th Grade - 2021 Open House Presentation

September 9, 2021: College Financial Aid Q&A
7:00 DGS Auditorium

November 15 - 19, 2021: Junior Discover You
Session #1

Junior Discover You Presentation 

Junior Group Guidance Activity Page

Junior Timeline for College Planning

December 9, 2021: Advisement Day

January 13, 2022: Conquering College Costs
6:30 p.m.  Auditorium

January 10 - 14, 2022: Course Registration for 2022-2023 school year

March 15, 2022: College and Career Planning Night
6:30 p.m. 

March 14 - 18,  2022: Junior Discover You Session #2
Students chose activities from the following handouts:

Exit Survey