Senior Quotes


It is finally time to begin preparing your senior quotes in time for the final deadline, which will be Friday, March 3rd. Your quotes are to be turned in through this blog assignment and while it is not mandatory, you will receive a certain amount of extra credit attempts depending on which deadline you meet. The details will be provided below but if you have further questions please let me know.

If turned in by …
February 17           3 extra credit attempts
February 24          2 extra credit attempts
March 3                  1 extra credit attempt
(There is not a word limit, but quotes are usually around 120 characters. Just keep it short and appropriate.)
Gissel Quero

2016/17 SSR Proof of Reading (PoR)

Comment here to leave your Proof of Reading (PoR) information. Please label your comments using the following format:

  1. Name (first and last) + House
  2. Type of PoR + link for access
  3. Title of book + author


  1. Luke Skywalker, North
  2. D/C entries –
  3. Cinder by Marissa Meyer


  1. Nick Caro, North
  2. Goodreads review –
  3. Everything I Never Told You by Celest Ng

The Burneys and the college application experience

burney presentation

Here’s the link to their presentation: Applying for College

Please feel free to read it, study it, present it to your own parents.

And please feel free to contact either Lauren or her mother if you have any further questions.


(You may also want to drop them a line simply to thank them for their generosity. Hint, hint…)

Also, visit the Handouts section if you want to see a comparison of Common App and UC personal statement prompts.