Today’s article written by Bob Tiell, Director of Career Services.
Whatâ€™s the best predictor for college success? If you guessed high school grades, youâ€™re correct. Studies show that high school GPA is the single best predictor for continued college academic performance.
Now, several factors influence GPA – study habits and maturity, to name just two. If a studentâ€™s school performance isnâ€™t up to expectations, parents often get anxious and want to get to the bottom of it.
Under these circumstances, JFCS can do a psycho-educational evaluation to diagnose the source of the problem and recommend steps for turning things around. If you know families dealing with this underachieving behavioral pattern, JFCS can help.
For more information, check out our Education & College Advisement page, or call Bob Tiell or Ellen Shapira at (502) 452-6341 – they’ll be very happy to answer any questions you might have!
Share this Post