New Heights Middle School

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Tips for Student Success

  • Keep a positive attitude.
  • Discuss your dreams, interests and abilities.
  • Explore as many different occupations as possible. Learn about the job requirements and work environment. 
  • Work with the Guidance Counselor, Career Specialist and your Parent to develop your Individual Graduation Plan (IGP) and choose a career cluster.
  • Learn as much as you can about technology.
  • Talk to your teachers, if you are struggling with course work or have questions.
  • Be willing to work with your teachers, principal, parent educator, guidance counselor and other administrators to make school a positive experience.
  • Complete your homework and bring it to school the next day.
  • Get plenty of rest so you will be prepared for the school day.
  • Arrive at school on time each day.
  • Be prepared for class and be willing to learn. Make sure you have the items you need (pencil, paper, books, etc.).
  • Follow the rules - make every effort to create positive experiences.