Tag: high school

5 Surprising Lessons to Help Get Through High School

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Senior Assistant Editor, CollegeXpress

High school isn't always easy, but you can make it way easier and more enjoyable for yourself by learning these valuable lessons before it's over. read more

A Look at US High Schools and COVID-19 Precautions

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Freelance Writer

As the pandemic changes, high school administrators are doing their best to keep up. Here's a look at COVID-19 precautions schools are taking this year. read more

Top 3 Tips for Finding Extracurricular Activities in High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Northwestern University

Having trouble finding impressive high school extracurriculars? Check out one student's advice to help you think outside the box and find activities you enjoy. read more

The Best Back-to-School Advice From Real Students

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CX users submitted their best back-to-school tips to help you excel in your classes, improve your organizational skills, and be your best self. Learn more here! read more

2 Important Things That High Schools Don't Teach You

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Northwestern University

There are a lot of lessons students have to learn the hard way. Hopefully this advice for your high school years can make your life a little easier! read more

What Is Naviance and How Do I Use It?

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Many high schools use Naviance to help students plan for college, but what is it all about? Learn more about this college and career readiness tool here! read more

How to Start Your Own Great Club in High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Joining clubs and getting involved is a big part of high school. But what do you do if the club you want to join isn't offered? Start one yourself! Here's how. read more

Sophomore Year of High School: Our Best Survival Advice

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Calling all 10th graders! Check out this collection of our best advice to help you start the scholarship search, take the PSAT, and more. read more

Freshman Year of High School: Our Best Survival Advice

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It's your first year of high school! To help you adjust to ninth grade, read our best advice on getting involved, improving your time management, and more. read more

Scholarship Search Tips for High School Underclassmen

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Don't wait until senior year of high school to search and apply for scholarships. Get started as early as possible with this helpful advice from a real student! read more