New England Academy

College Prep

Grade 8

  • READ – READ – READ
  • Look up words you don’t know/Study prefixes & suffixes
  • Develop strong academic skills in Math and English
  • Do “Mad Minutes” in math
  • Listen and apply suggestions in writing class. Ask questions about how you can improve
  • Achieve high grades which may prove your readiness for Honors courses in high school
  • Find a passion and volunteer
  • Attend a summer program at a college
  • (Boston Univeristy Summer Term)
  • Participate in a community service program