Finding the perfect high school
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – It’s time for parents of eighth grade students to start shopping for the perfect high school that will help prepare young people for college and careers.
Dr. Helen Griffith is the executive director of e3 Civic High visited Good Morning San Diego with some tips on what to look for when searching for the perfect school for your children.
Dr. Griffith advises that parents ask the following questions:
Does the school offer prep for tests like the SAT, and if so, when do they begin?
Does the school offer AP classes, honors-level courses, and college coursework?
Does the high school take scholars on college tours?
What is the level of engagement the high school expects from parents?
Are there study abroad opportunities?
What are the internship opportunities for scholars?