Dear freshmen, in order to be successful with high school, you will want to have a scheduled time everyday to do homework. It is also wise to do your homework or assignments ahead of time, that way if something comes up and you are unable to do homework for a day, you will already of had it finished. Cramming is not recommended. It is important to be organized, on time, and up-to-date with your everyday school life. In order to be successful in high school, you have to be disciplined, ready to work hard, and get along well with others.
Being successful in high school comes with a lot of patience as well as motivation. Unfortunately there are so many distractions coming your way, sometimes it becomes hard to say no. However, if you want to become a successful student, then you have to start learning how to say no to these distractions. It may be hard during the school year, and also tiring, but the hard work always pays off at the end. When you graduate you want to graduate with honors, you want to also be remembered as a diligent school worker. So remember, become a successful student, for that will determine your success in the future.
Make sure you have all the supplies you need. It may help to have one 3-ring binder with pockets for each class with loose-leaf paper and dividers if they help. If your teacher likes to lecture, have a spiral notebook for notes because the pages are less likely to rip out than loose-leaf. Keep papers in chronological order, they'll be easier to find later when studying. If your binder starts to get full, transfer old papers into another binder to keep at home. This way you won't have to lug them around, but they will be there when studying for midterms and finals.
You need it to have a good resume, and you need it to get into a good college and later get a good career that will support you for the rest of your life, but even though you decide not to go to college, school does help a lot, social wise and...
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