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Setting Your Middle School Student on the Right High School Academic Track

Oct. 12, 2021

Registering for classes in high school might sound simple, but choosing the right classes is essential. Here are four tips for parents of middle school students looking ahead to high school or freshmen thinking ahead to college.

Preparing for Senior Year: Tips for Students to Finish High School Strong

Aug. 06, 2021

Parents, this is it: the culmination of your child’s hard work! Senior year is an important one, and while much of the work to prepare for college admission takes place during junior year, there are still many tasks and to-dos that your student needs to stay on top of, and a great deal of mental preparation for the next big chapter: college.

Here are several tips for your student to help them prepare for this critical year.

How Important is the College Admission Essay Right Now?

May. 04, 2021

The SAT/ACT have been made optional by many colleges and universities. Many colleges have adjusted their deadlines and requirements. But what about the college admission essay? Is it still important?

HUNTINGTON'S COLLEGE ADMISSION CALENDAR FOR HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS AND SENIORS

Apr. 13, 2021

Spring is an important time for high school juniors and seniors planning to go to college – and Huntington has a 15-month college admissions calendar that guides juniors and seniors through the college journey.

BUILDING A STRONG COLLEGE APPLICATION IN A CHALLENGING ACADEMIC YEAR

Jan. 12, 2021

The 2020-2021 school year has been challenging to say the least. With that in mind, it is important for students applying for college to remember that the admissions process is in full steam.

Seven Ways College is Different From High School

Dec. 11, 2020

College is very different from high school. But how exactly? Here are seven of the biggest ways that the two differ to make your teen aware of.

SAT ACT Exams Postponed Due to COVID-19

Mar. 17, 2020

As news around the United States continues to pour in about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the two largest college placement examination groups in the country have announced that they will be rescheduling or canceling upcoming testing dates.

Five Ways to Convince Your Child of the Importance of College

Mar. 10, 2020

The way you talk about college can have a tremendous influence on your child. Here are a few facts to share with your child to convince him or her that college is an excellent idea.

Life After High School: Five Tips to Help Your Teen Be Successful

Dec. 10, 2019

While school is obviously very important, there are many aptitudes beyond the academic that children will need for college and life. Eileen Huntington offers several tips on how parents can get their children ready for a successful life after high school. 

Five Tips from Huntington Learning Center on Filling Out College Applications

Nov. 26, 2019

There’s a lot for students to do when it comes to preparing to go to college. Eileen Huntington of Huntington Learning Center reminds parents that the volume of to-dos increases substantially. As teens near the time when they need to submit applications, she offers five tips for working on those college applications.

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