Hopa Mountain
Hopa Mountain invests in rural and tribal citizen leaders who are improving education, ecological health, and economic development.

Freshman Year

High School Scholars

 

Fall/Winter

 

Winter/Spring

This is an action plan with suggestions to make sure you are on track for college. 

 
 
 
  • Meet with your guidance counselor to ensure you are enrolled in college track courses
  • Establish goals for the year. Examples:
    • Academic
    • Social
    • Extra-curricular
    • Outside of school
    • New Interests
    • Mastering existing interests
  • Emphasize strengthening Language Arts and Algebra I-II skills
  • Prioritize how you want to become involved in the school (clubs, student government, sports, music, etc.)
  • Volunteer for local activities to become a part of your community
 
  • Keep focused on doing well in classes and seek extra help when needed
  • Meet with your Guidance Counselor to select courses and establish goals for Sophomore year
  • Create a broad college search plan and make a list of colleges to which you want to apply
  • Establish a summer plan, like:
    • A summer enrichment program at a local tribal college or university
    • A paying job
    • An internship or apprenticeship
  • Talk with your parents/guardian about some college goals and funding options.
    • Assessing assets and savings
    • Research scholarships, grants, and loans