*Pick challenging courses
*Remain in challenging courses ALL YEAR (don't get a schedule change just because it's hard)
*"Learn how to learn"
*Understand Rank and GPA - both are very important and both begin your first day of high school!
*Be involved - clubs, sports, community. See your counselor to get an activity log to track all the extracurricular things you do
*Begin your resume
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THE GRADUATION TOOL KIT FROM THE TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY
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