3 Great Ways to Celebrate Graduating From High School

3 Great Ways to Celebrate Graduating From High School

You’ve made it. Almost. Or you aren’t even close yet or way past it, in which case, why are you even reading a blog post…

5 Letters to My Past Selves

5 Letters to My Past Selves

Dear high school freshman self, Don’t worry about things too much. Things will get better throughout the years and it’s just the beginning of figuring…

SBAC 101: An Introduction to the New Standardized Test

SBAC 101: An Introduction to the New Standardized Test

Back when I was a junior in high school, I was one of the millions of high school juniors trying out the new standardized exam…

How to Utilize Teachers as Your Best Test Prep Resource

How to Utilize Teachers as Your Best Test Prep Resource

The pressure to do well on standardized testing is huge, and it can feel overwhelming when all of your peers are paying for classes or…

4 Extracurricular Activities for Photographers

4 Extracurricular Activities for Photographers

If you want to be a photographer and you find it difficult to take studio art classes in high school, there are several extracurricular activities…

What You Need to Know About SING! (And Getting Involved With Musicals in General)

What You Need to Know About SING! (And Getting Involved With Musicals in General)

At my school in New York City around the months of February and March, life revolves around SING!: a student-run, school-wide musical that is a…

What If My High School Doesn’t Have Many Opportunities?

What If My High School Doesn’t Have Many Opportunities?

You’ve heard it again and again: being involved is important. However, you didn’t realize quite how involved some other students are. At your small school,…

Treat Yourself: Your Guide to Self-Love

Treat Yourself: Your Guide to Self-Love

Treat yourself: A phrase that you might be quite familiar with if you have ever watched the hit television comedy Parks and Rec. While at first…

How to Deal With Feeling FOMO

How to Deal With Feeling FOMO

This Friday, I went to my first high school party. After weeks of convincing (read: begging) my parents, the big day came. I was extremely…

TP’s Guide to the IB CAS Requirement

TP’s Guide to the IB CAS Requirement

If your school offers the IB curriculum and you’re gunning for the full diploma, you’ll need to get the Creativity, Action, Service (CAS) requirement out…

Do College Rankings Matter?

Do College Rankings Matter?

College. A daunting prospect for all us high school students, college represents a step into the real world, the shouldering of responsibility, and the introduction…

Op-Ed: The Meaning of Meaninglessness

Op-Ed: The Meaning of Meaninglessness

What’s the point? Why do most of us spend twelve years in a classroom to learn things we might not even retain, and spend another…

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