Academic

ASCA Standards

  Academic Development

 

  1. Students will acquire attitudes, knowledge, and skills contributing to effective learning in school and across the lifespan.
  2. Students will complete school with the academic preparation essential to choose from a wide range of substantial post-secondary options, including college.
  3. Students will understand the relationship of academics to the world of work and to life at home and in the community.

 

Why to Graduate from High School

and Go To College

Every bit of education you get increases the chances you’ll earn good pay.

The more education you get the more likely it is you will always have a job.

Continuing education after high school is much more important for your generation than it was for your parents’ generation.

Education gives you a lot of benefits, including meeting new people, taking part in new opportunities to explore your interests, and experiencing success.

Expected Lifetime Earnings*

Professional Degree

$4.4 Million

Doctoral Degree

$3.4 Million

Master’s Degree

$2.5 Million

Bachelor’s Degree

$2.1 Million

Associate’s Degree

$1.6 Million

Some College

$1.5 Million

High School Graduate

$1.2 Million

Non-High School Graduate

$1 Million

* Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Freshman

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SOPHOMORES

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JUNIORS

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SENIORS

Seniors!  Click HERE to find out what you should be doing this year to stay on track!