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Start Working on College Essays Now is the time for rising seniors to start working on college admissions essays! While most applications won’t open for the 2019-2020 season until August 1, the essay prompts for this year are available. Students Read more…


Tens of thousands of rising seniors will spend this summer dreading the college admission essay. I get it! Essays are hard to write. Add to that the weight an essay can play in the admissions process and no wonder students Read more…


May is such a crazy month! This week and next students are taking Advanced Placement (AP) exams. Best of luck! I know my own children have awards ceremonies, end of the year banquets, final performances, prom (!), and exams. It Read more…


Deciding how many times to take the ACT or SAT is difficult. We all want students to earn scores high enough to fairly reflect their academic abilities and help them gain admission to the colleges on their lists. But at Read more…


My daughter attends a large suburban Texas high school where students are obsessed with class rank. When planning course schedules for the next year, students and parents inevitably mention how certain classes can benefit a student’s class rank. The problem Read more…


It is hard to get the news of college rejection. But it is also hard to choose among the number of colleges who have admitted you (especially if you have multiple offers, scholarships, or special programs to choose from.) April Read more…

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