General news and announcements:

Study Skills is going to be more than just a supervised study hall.
There will be several objectives for the year.

Each student will choose a planner that fits your needs.

You will identify your learning style and practice applying it to class material.

There are more goals, according to your grade:

For Freshmen, your main goal is learning how to handle the classes your work load, and high school life.

Sophomores, you need to begin establishing the direction you want to go after high school. You also need to be able to fill out job applications, create a resume, and develop interview skills. You also need to investigate the ATS program at JFFCO.

Juniors and Seniors: If you are college bound, you need to take either the ACT or the Compass Test, determine your area of study, and fill out applications to colleges.

If you are not college bound, then budgeting, living arrangements and expenses will be added to filling out applications, making resumes, and developing interview skills. You may consider an apprentice program, work study, or work release.

The class will help students prepare for the ACT in the areas of English, Math, Reading, and Science.  Students will also receive assistance in registration forms with modifications, as needed.

This course is to cover the Algebra course objectives to prepare for the Algebra EOC.  If student is graduating in December, the EOC will be given prior to graduation.