Even though Term 4 can sometimes just feel like a long, slow crawl towards the summer holidays, it’s actually a great time to ramp up your efforts, boost your mark average for the year and prepare yourself to have the best year ever.
Starting high school comes with a number of mixed feelings. It’s an exciting time. So much is changing and you’re about to start a whole new set of subjects, meet new people, create new friendships and take on new challenges.
Whatever grade you are in, at some point in the next couple of weeks you are going to sit your end-of-year exams, and now is the right time to start knuckling down so that you're feeling confident and organised.
Having kids in Year 11 and 12 can be tricky business. Parents have an important role in supporting their kids through this time, but one of the best things you can do is to relax and be supportive rather than overbearing.