Finding the right-fit school for each student and family requires both expertise and a deep knowledge of the student’s personality and their needs, as well as the family’s goals. Each student needs to be prepared to present a profile that reflects their talents and capabilities best, and to find a school that will nurture and develop their unique gifts. Linda King has over 20 years expertise as a counselor to thousands of students, and graduate instructor in counseling. This targeted college admissions coaching package focuses on helping each student find the best-fit school and grooming them for admissions to these universities.
- 10 hours of Skype meetings throughout junior and senior year
- Check-ins and questions via email with both parents and student
- Reviewing and discussing the college application timeline
- Developing a list of colleges, and understanding their specific admissions profile (grades, test scores, community service, essays, interviews)
- Tests to get to know each student’s personality and interests, administered through LifeLaunchr, with a comprehensive report delivered to parents. These tests will recommend majors and schools that are a good match for a student.
- Summer planning for internships and college courses
- Planning for community service and extracurriculars that reflect a student’s unique brand
- Reviewing, curriculum, test recommendations, and recommended scholarships
- Developing and communicating a specific timeline for each student
- Recommendations where appropriate for tutoring and test preparation courses
- In junior and senior year, mock interviews as preparation for college interviews
- Help completing and reviewing college applications online, and selecting a school after acceptances are received.
Finding a school that is a great fit for the student can make college a transformative experience. And for those schools, it’s critical to develop a portfolio that stands out. Linda’s years of experience as a high school counselor and school administrator gives her the knowledge and abilities to assist your child with competitive college admissions at these schools.
This package comes with an unlimited membership to LifeLaunchr, and access to all the tools on the site.