Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

Options in the Community

April 25, 2016 by  
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Is your school community interested in learning more about the post-secondary admissions process and how students and parents can prepare for the application process? Each school year, we partner with PAC’s and school administrators to host informative and interactive presentations in Lower Mainland area schools. We work with students and their families to support a broad […]

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2016 Provincial Prep Program

April 25, 2016 by  
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In a few months, students in Grades 10, 11 and 12 will take their Provincial exams. These exams are important: all exams count for 20% of a student’s final mark, except for English 12, which counts for a whopping 40%! For success on exam day, you’ll need to prepare. While the exams do reflect the […]

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You Know Where You’re Going to School in the Fall. How Do You Decide Where to Live?

April 25, 2016 by  
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You’ve decided where you’ll be attending school in the fall, and accepted your offer of admissions, but you’re not quite down with the decision-making. Whether residence weighed in on your application decisions or not, it’s always a good idea to become an informed consumer when it comes to living options. Not only does each university […]

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Forbes: What High School Juniors Should Do Now For College

April 22, 2016 by  
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“It’s normal, [for juniors to feel] a combination of excitement and anxiety. As a parent, you need to walk the fine line between being supportive and being a pest about college. It’s still early in the process (we’re in early April as I write), and you should see a 90/10% split in schoolwork/college planning at […]

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This Week at Options: English 12 Provincial Prep

April 19, 2016 by  
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Here is what’s happening at Options Solutions this week: Saturday, April 23rd (West Vancouver) The English 12 Provincial Exam is worth 40% of students’ final English 12 mark. Starting prep early and consistently reviewing and reinforcing the exam content is the key to mastering the exam’s format. To help familiarize students with the exam’s format […]

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This Week at Options: English 12 Provincial Prep

April 11, 2016 by  
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Here is what’s happening at Options Solutions this week: Saturday, April 16th (South Granville) The English 12 Provincial Exam is worth 40% of students’ final English 12 mark. Starting prep early and consistently reviewing and reinforcing the exam content is the key to mastering the exam’s format. To encourage students to begin learning their literary […]

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This Week at Options: English Essentials & English 12 Provincial Prep

April 5, 2016 by  
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Here is what’s happening at Options Solutions this week: Saturday, April 9th (South Granville & South Surrey) Register for English Essentials, a series of workshops designed to demystify the writing process, clarify the fundamental concepts of effective writing, and tackle the most prevalent writing issues. Each of the five interactive sessions – which run from […]

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You’ve Applied and Been Accepted! What’s Next?

April 4, 2016 by  
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For many Grade 12 students, early spring is a time that can generate both anxiety and excitement. While many students have already received offers of admission, some are still waiting. For those still waiting, we encourage to you to diligently check your emails, as well as each university’s student portal for updates on the status […]

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