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How should I pick my college?

With so many to choose from, picking a college can be challenging.
April 14, 2017

Throughout senior year, many students decide what colleges they want to attend. Applying to college is a long and challenging process, and takes time to fill out all of the registration. By the end of...

Senior year coming to an end

Senior year coming to an end
March 16, 2016

Twelve years, or 4380 days, is a long time to wait, but for the class of 2016, the wait is almost over.   Everyone knows how grade school works -- you finish one grade then you’re off to the...

Is college too expensive?

Is college too expensive?
December 10, 2015

If you really want to make a name for yourself in life, college will definitely help you in achieving success; but for many smart students in high school, achieving success is difficult with the high cost...

Too cool for community school?

Too cool for community school?
January 22, 2015

As high school juniors and seniors begin to think about college plans, many won’t consider community college as an option. The very idea of going to a community college is horrifying to some students,...

Accreditation: Our School In Flux

Accreditation: Our School In Flux
October 20, 2014

Last year, the biggest fear at Hollis Brookline was not AP Tests, graduation, or even final exams. No, it was the looming threat of losing our accreditation. Accreditation is a title given by the New...

Great breadth or deep depth?

Great breadth or deep depth?
Are your clubs hurting or helping your college portfolio?
September 15, 2014

  Let’s be honest--as a freshman, you signed up for every single club there was. But is it wiser to stay with all those clubs throughout high school, or should you drop a few here and there to...

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