Back to School; Prep is everything

Now is the time of summer to begin preparing for the kiddo’s to return to school. Rules relax, bedtimes get pushed back, and balanced diets go haywire….summer sometimes becomes very relaxed, as it should be! We all need a break, this includes school age children. Preparing for back to school is a process that involves more than shopping for supplies, it’s important to have some focus on the return to routine. This is often easier when it is gradual...

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High School College Acceptance Rates are Deceiving

Seemingly weird words coming from a K-12 counselor. I kept milling over a title for this blog – literally for about 20 minutes – trying to stay away from words like “unimportant” or “skewed data”. When a high school advertises that they have a high college acceptance rate, it doesn’t tell the whole story – or any story at all other than every single one of our students filed out at least one college application and was accepted into at least one college.

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