Graduation Matters - ideas for students


  • Know the graduation requirements for your school as well as the requirements for college or career training.
  • Do your homework, study hard and don't miss school.
  • Participate in extracurricular activities at school or through a youth organization in your community.
  • Volunteer, get an internship or find a part-time job to develop needed workforce or college skills.
  • Challenge yourself academically and plan out your future.
  • Talk to your school counselor and family about your goals and college or career training.
  • Find a mentor who can help you plan for your future.
  • Consider tutoring or mentoring a peer or younger student.
  • Be kind and treat others with respect.

To join the Graduation Matters student council, email Lacey Spencer.

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