Eighth Grade Timeline

  • Eighth Grade

    What My 8th Grade Student Should Be Doing to Prep for a Career and/or College

    Students should:


    • Continue to take college preparatory Math, English, History, and Science, and include a foreign language if your schedule allows.
    • Participate in extra-curricular and community service activities
    • Keep striving for "A"'s and "B"'s.
    • Review your career and college plans with your parents/guardians and your counselor.


    Family members should:


    • Meet with the school counselor to see how the student in your family is doing in the needed academic classes and discuss high school course selections.
    • Continue to talk about college opportunities with your child.
    • Attend "College Day" or "College Night" at your school district.
    • Continue to participate in your child's future planning.