What Advice Would You Give the Incoming High School Freshmen?

Share your best advice with the Class of 2016 before they start high school.

The start of school is just a few weeks away. For a crop of Milton students at , , and many area private schools, the first day of classes means the start of a four-year journey to a diploma.

As these students move up into grades defined by words like freshman and sophomore rather than numbers, they’ll be faced with new social situations, more rigorous academics and growing up in general.

Think back to your days as an incoming freshman. What kind of advice do you wish you’d received?

Share your advice with the Class of 2016 as they begin high school.

Margaret Carroll-Bergman August 16, 2012 at 05:46 PM
Know what you stand for or you will fall for everything. A high school math teacher was fond of saying and I think it is good advice!
Sue McNulty Bertram August 16, 2012 at 06:20 PM
Always remember your own goals and objectives for success and stay away from those who lead lives less than what you expect for yourself. You are an emerging adult and are responsible for your own actions.


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