Students who miss 10% of school, or about 18 days throughout the year, negatively affects a student’s academic performance. Whether the absence is excused or unexcused, absence has an impact on student performance in school. Snow days are not necessarily affecting how students perform; there are students who do not show up even when there is little to no snow on the ground … Continue reading How are Snow Days Affecting Students’ Performance in School?
As high schoolers, it may be hard to find a good place to spend time with your significant other on Valentine’s Day. If you are interested in celebrating the holiday of love, here are some suggestions of places you could go: Netflix and Ordering In: If you forgot to make dinner reservations, you can always enjoy a nice evening at home with your partner. Order … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Plans
Set aside time from family, friends, sports, and work to study for each exam. Eat a healthy breakfast before school on exam days. Be sure to get plenty of sleep during exam week. Look over class notes and old tests to help you prepare. Take it seriously. Your midterm grades factor into your overall GPA. Take advantage of study guides and help from teachers to … Continue reading Midterm Tips for Freshmen