High school juniors often navigate challenging courses, extracurriculars, and the typical strains of teenage life.
We work closely with families to make preparing for the college admissions process more manageable and stress-free. In addition, our college counselors have a proven track record of helping students become significantly more competitive college applicants and gain acceptance to their top-choice schools.
11th Grade Services
We help students develop unique and compelling college applications that reflect their strengths and set them apart from their peers. Our proven expertise makes families feel at ease and confident throughout the process.
Students working with us junior year can expect:
A personalized college admissions strategy and timeline based upon their college admissions goals;
A college list reflective of their interests as well as schools’ unique personalities;
Help finding and strengthening any weaknesses in their academic and extracurricular profiles;
Advice on deepening their involvement in extracurriculars to expand their leadership skills;
Ideas for ways to stimulate curiosity and grow their potential throughout the year;
Preparation for college admissions interviews through mock sessions and extensive feedback;
A full standardized testing plan, including which test(s) to take, when, and how to prepare;
Guidance on finding and applying to internships and competitive summer opportunities;
Advice on which teachers and other individuals to ask for letters of recommendation;
Guidance on college visits, including advice on what to look for at each school;
Help communicating academic and personal strengths to showcase in their applications;
Application and essay support, including brainstorming, outlining, editing, and proofreading;
Review of the Common Application to ensure complete perfection;
Management of applications materials, timelines, and deadlines for all schools;