Here are a few resources that I think might be helpful to the students of Trimpe Middle School. If there is information that you are looking for and can not find it here or do not understand a piece of information that is here, please come to my office.
Study habits only become more important as you move through middle school and on to high school. Here are a few tips that may make that studying a little easier.
College and career
There is plenty of time before the decision of college needs to be made, however, it is good to prepare as if you are going to want to get into the best. Extra curricular activities are important to college admission, as well as a great way for you to meet others and gain all kinds of new experiences.
Education planner provides a great place for you to begin the early stages of career exploration. You can look up jobs, search different colleges, and take self assessments that can help guide you towards careers that fit your interest. It also offers great information for parents.
Paying for college can be extremely stressful. Here is a little information about the Bright Start 529 plans offered by the state of Illinois. They provide a tax benefits to those that would like to start putting away money early for their student's future education.
Relationships can be hard!!! Here are a few communication tips that can help make them easier. Communication is key!!!
Middle school is a time of change both mentally and physically. Hygiene becomes especially important during these years.