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The world of a 14/15-year-old is very different from that of a 17/18-year-old.
While some socializing is nice, end of season parties, cast parties, younger high school students are best encouraged to stay amongst their own.
So learning about costs and how financial and merit aid is granted is something parents really need to START understanding in freshman year.
And as you mentioned, the GPA colleges look at include grades from 9th to 11th grade – and each grade counts equally.
This is a year to discover interest you never knew you had or that an activity undertaken since childhood is better left behind.
Ninth grade is the time and chance for new friendships to grow.
As multiple middle schools feed into one high school, it can be immensely liberating for 8th grade students who crave different peer groups.
The social order of high school means that kids largely stay in their grade groups.
But in clubs, sports and other activities the grades mix fluidly.
Every family has its own mores and values and every ninth grader should know them.
Over time, they may discard some of what we say, ignore our warnings or our rules.