The New Normal
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High school students need to expose themselves to many experiences that can assist them in making a more informed decision about post-secondary options and career opportunities. Attending college fairs and preview days can help students get a feel for a college. Shadowing a few professionals can give insight to potential career options.
Exposure is Important
Students and parents from all over the country are navigating this new normal for the upcoming academic year. Regardless of the instructional format of your school, the college readiness process does not stop. You are still expected to be prepared to transition to the next level. We are here to assist you with that process by creating opportunities to become more informed and better prepared.
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High School Juniors
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National Testing Dates 2020-2021
SAT National Testing Dates
ACT National Testing Dates
September 12, 2020
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Register for the SAT or ACT if you didn't take it as a junior or you are unsatisfied with your scores.
Visit your high school counselor to make sure you are on track to graduate and fulfill college admissions requirements.
Narrow down your college choices to realistic and good fit options.
Start to review the college applications of your top college choices to determine what each requires.
Prepare to get the best grades as possible this year.
Talk with your high school counselor to make sure you are on track and potentially take AP courses.
Start researching the PSAT.
Talk with your parents about your college goals to see if you are on the same page.
Start to create a list of top colleges that you might want to attend.
College Readiness 101
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The Next Step Education team would like to congratulate Niles Tunstall. Niles has participated in Next Step Education activities since his sophomore year in high school. He was just been accepted into Morehouse College on the prestigious full-tuition Bonner Scholarship. We couldn't be happier for Niles and all of his accomplishments. Please join us as we celebrate Niles, and the rest of the graduating class of 2020.
June 1, 2019
The Next Step Education team would like to wish students taking the SAT Good Luck!
March 15, 2020
The Next Step Education team will transport students to the NACAC College Fair at the Georgia International Convention Center
June 8, 2019
The Next Step Education team would like to wish students taking the ACT Good Luck!
Oct 30, 2019
The Next Step Education Team will participate in a Student & Parents Night at Creekside High School.
March 28, 2020
The Next Step Education team will transport students to the Black College Expo at the Cobb Galleria
Physical Events Cancelled
The Next Step Education Team has cancelled all physical college preparatory events due to concerns surrounding the current COVID-19 pandemic. Please continue to check our website and follow our social media accounts for updates to our activities.
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