Sarah Watts – Mustangs Ahead
(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The class of 2018 is set to graduate in a little over eight months, and seniors have several things to take care of in the upcoming months.
- Make sure senior pictures are scheduled through Cady Studios. Cady Studios will be at school to shoot photos on Aug. 29 and 30, and Sep. 12, 13 and 27.
- Pay senior fees for $25 to Ann Fleury in room 572 before or after school. After Dec. 31, senior fees go up.
- Begin college applications, as most colleges release applications in mid-August.
- Schedule final ACT/SAT tests.
- ACT test dates: Oct 28, Dec 9, Feb 10, April 14
- SAT test dates: Aug 26, Oct 7, Nov 4, Dec 2, Mar 10, May 5
- Continue to work on college applications.
- Take senior pictures for the yearbook and start to consider scheduling senior pictures with a private photographer.
- Enjoy your last homecoming week at LRHS, set for the week of Sep. 18.
- Finalize all college applications.
- Take the SAT and/or ACT, as most colleges’ deadline for test scores are in Nov and Dec.
- Attend last rivalry football game against Braden River on Oct. 20.
- University of Florida (UF) and Florida State University (FSU) applications are due on Nov 1. FSA applications must include test scores
- UF Self-Reported Student Academic Record (SSAR) report is due by Dec 1.
- UF test scores are due by Dec 15.
- Pay $25 senior fees by Dec. 31 to avoid a raised price.
- Take semester one exams.
- Begin semester two courses.
- Pay senior fees for $30. After Mar. 31, senior fees go up.
- FSU application results come out on Jan. 25.
- UF application results come out on the second Friday in Feb.
- Pay senior fees for $30 by March 31.
- Submit college decision as most colleges need a decision by the spring for housing information.
- Prepare for graduation in May.
- Pay senior fees for $40 by April 30.
- Attend senior prom.
- Take semester two exams unless exempt from exams.
- Pay senior fees of $50 before graduation, or else you will not graduate.
- Attend graduation on May 25. All seniors will receive five graduation tickets.