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9 Tips for Grade 9s!

August 28, 2019

​Attention incoming Grade 9s! We'd like to help your transition to high school be as smooth as possible. Here are some survival tips for entering high school!

  1. Avoid being absent and always arrive to class on time.
  2. Always come to school dressed in proper uniform.
  3. Maintain a good relationship with your teachers.
  4. Don’t hesitate to see a guidance counsellor if you’re struggling academically or in your personal life.
  5. Join a club or sports team.
  6. Volunteer (don’t forget you need 40 hours of community service to graduate!)
  7. Maintain a balance between your school and social life.
  8. Stay organized and complete your homework on time.
  9. Be yourself!
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