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Juniors SPRING

  1. Share your test scores with us.
  2. Try a practice ACT through Applerouth at the link below.
  3. Confirm Summer Plans
  4. Register for Senior Classes- A strong schedule will really count!
  5. VISIT LOCAL SCHOOLS – Start building your college list
  6. Consider which teachers you will ask for recommendations
  7. Book April & May meetings
  8. Send sports resumes and videos to college coaches.
  9. Start your fine art and performing art portfolios
  10. Check out LIFESTREAM DIGITAL PORTFOLIO

 

7 Things To Talk About With Your School Counselor

7 Things To Talk About With Your School Counselor

Did you know that you have an excellent resource right under your nose? That’s right, your high school counselor will be able to help you quite a bit through your journey to college. Many students see very little of their counselors. It’s kind of that 1-2 times a year...

Important Resources

Annapolis College Consulting partners with businesses to provide helpful tools and resources  needed to be better prepared for your college application.

Tutoring Support

Tutor Partners

We recommend Tutor Partners for your tutoring needs.Karima and her team are ready to help you through the e-school year.

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Applerouth Tutoring

Applerouth is our national partner for SAT, ACT and Subject Testing.

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Additional College Tools

COLLEGE SCOOPS

Interactive virtual tours of 80+ colleges and universities. All in one place, and all sourced from actual students at each school.

LIFESTREAM Digital Media

Empowering students to simplify, organize, and plan their
digital portfolio for application success!

Front Porch Travel Co.

Teen Life

Financial Resources – Affording College

Financial Advisors

Ann Alsina of Covington Alsina is available to our clients to answer questions about saving for and paying for college without messing up your retirement. Having a financial plan early will make a big difference.

Tuition fit

You can compare offers from colleges with this unique tool. See what other similar students/families were offered from the same schools. Subscribe to the newsletter NOW and for the tool once we start comparing college costs.

Partnerships and Community Involvement

Get the skills, networking, and confidence you need to succeed as you move ahead to college

Annapolis College Consulting partners with businesses, non-profits, and other professionals to provide students with internships, resources, and training needed to be prepared for the college application and admissions process.

Help Articles - Quick Reads

Useful information that's worth reading and will help in your college application process

Your Junior Year Preparations

Questions to Ask on a College Visit

Questions to Ask on a College Visit

Finding the right college fit requires matching multiple key characteristics. College visits are an important part of a well-rounded college research strategy. During a campus tour, it is easy to get overwhelmed by the many buildings, programs and...

Campus Visit Review

Campus Visit Review

As you drive home from a campus visit take advantage of the drive time to review your experience! Write down your opinions while the experience is still fresh on your mind. College: _____________________________ City/State:__________________________ Admissions Office...

College Admissions Your Senior Year

CHOOSE A MAJOR TO SUIT YOUR PASSION!

CHOOSE A MAJOR TO SUIT YOUR PASSION!

by Marcy Cowan @ Annapolis College Consulting In the good old days when your grandparents and parents were going to college, majors were pretty standard stuff. Engineering, math, biology, English literature, world history, French, or something comparable. Majors...

Waitlisted? Listen to the Music Play

Waitlisted? Listen to the Music Play

  Should You Stay? Or Should You Go? Hurry up and wait! It can be sooooooo hard to stay patient after applying early, hearing from other schools on your list, waiting for that special date when your dream school is passing down admissions decisions. and SCREEETCH...

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Picking Classes for Senior Year- THE CORE 4 FOUR

Picking Classes for Senior Year- THE CORE 4 FOUR

For most students, it’s time to choose your senior year classes. Anticipating “Senioritis,” many of the teens we work with want to take a half-day senior year and drop their foreign language. Most distressingly, they want to circumvent “Core 4 Four:” taking the 5 core...

How To Pay For College: Chesapeake Family Interviews Lee Norwood of Annapolis College Consulting

How To Pay For College: Chesapeake Family Interviews Lee Norwood of Annapolis College Consulting

Merit Aid, Financial Need-Based Aid, Grants, Loans, Scholarships…what do all of these terms mean when your family is applying to college? Understanding the college application process, knowing which schools may offer your student Merit Aid and utilizing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are very important pieces of the puzzle. This interview/bolg/podcast from Third-Floor Views will provide the listener/viewer with a strong starting point to understanding the price you pay for college.

Overcoming Test Anxiety

Overcoming Test Anxiety

Test anxiety can be a debilitating and stressful experience. As a student, you may be feeling frustrated by your inability to calm yourself down and put your test preparation to good use. As a parent, you might be feeling at a loss in your abilities to provide helpful...

Waitlisted? Listen to the Music Play

Waitlisted? Listen to the Music Play

  Should You Stay? Or Should You Go? Hurry up and wait! It can be sooooooo hard to stay patient after applying early, hearing from other schools on your list, waiting for that special date when your dream school is passing down admissions decisions. and SCREEETCH...

7 Things To Talk About With Your School Counselor

7 Things To Talk About With Your School Counselor

Did you know that you have an excellent resource right under your nose? That’s right, your high school counselor will be able to help you quite a bit through your journey to college. Many students see very little of their counselors. It’s kind of that 1-2 times a year...

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