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As a high school junior, you've got a lot going on - and even more ahead.
You need to focus more than ever before on your studies, which classes you choose to take and how much you devote to preparing for standardized testing and college research outside the classroom.
While other techniques are beneficial to explore, an outline can be the much-needed first step for most students.
If you're lucky enough to have an admissions essay like one of these, let your imagination soar in creating your one-of-a-kind response.
Your senior year of high school is nearing and things will become chaotic quite quickly - trust us on this one.
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try to take advantage of this vital period instead of being overcome with anxiety.