Weatherford High School

The Roo Walkabout is Tuesday, August 15th from 9:00-12:00 and 3:30-6:30!  Complete registration, pick up schedules, tour the campus, sign up for lockers, visit with the school nurse, and purchase parking permits!

Juniors- Class of 2019 Information

Important Information for Juniors
 
 
September
*Begin discussing college plans with parent
*Consider a test preparation course to prepare for college exams (Collegeboard.org, actstudent.org, Kaplan.com)
*Register for the PSAT- Contact our testing coordinator, Mr. Naglieri, with any questions
*Continue to be involved in extracurricular activities
*Work on improving your vocabulary skills by reading
*Develop positive study habits
 
October

*Take PSAT

 
November/December
*Begin thinking about what to look for in a college and develop a list of potential schools
*Study hard for semester exams. Your grades are very important!
*Register for the SAT or ACT if you would like to give it an early try
*Visit the college fair
 
January/February
*Talk with college students who are home for the holidays, especially those who are attending a college that interests you
*Start looking at colleges that meet your criteria on such web sites as princetonreview.com, petersons.com, collegeboard.org
 
March/April
*If you have not already done so, register for the SAT and ACT
*Write, call, or email colleges to request information
*Talk with your parents about visiting a college campus during spring break
*Register for AP Exams
 
May
*Ask appropriate teachers if they will write letters of recommendation for college and scholarship programs
 
June/July
*Last chance to take ACT/SAT until fall
*Visit college campuses
*Volunteer
*Get a summer job
*Prepare your resume
*READ!