Please view the 2-minute introduction video above
PrepWell Academy is an innovative, online mentoring program that delivers weekly instructional videos to students (and their parents) that prepare them for the rigors of high school and the college admissions process.
Click the links below for a small sampling of highlights from the lessons you will receive as a member.
Basic Plan: A yearlong plan that delivers timely, relevant, and valuable information that every junior needs to succeed in high school. Let us keep track of test dates, deadlines, and admin details so that students can focus on schoolwork, tests, and homework.
Athlete Plan: Basic Plan + bonus material for students who aspire to earn an athletic scholarship to college. Athlete-specific lessons include: summer workout programs, recruitment calendars, how to get exposure, the perfect email to send to college coaches, how to create a highlight reel, NCAA eligibility, etc.
Military/ROTC Plan: Basic Plan + bonus material for students considering military options for college (e.g. U.S. Naval Academy, West Point, ROTC programs). Lessons include: service academies vs. ROTC, when/where/why/how to apply, how to secure a nomination, interview skills, how to crush the physical fitness test, etc.
Sample lesson topics:
About PrepWell Academy | Meet your mentor: Phil Black | Importance of Junior year | Update LinkedIn profile | PSAT & NMSQT | How to handle the workload | When to take SAT and/or ACT | Is it better to receive a B in an AP class or an A in a non-weighted class? | How do I represent my authentic self? | Top 10 Study Habits | How to deal with failure | Should I use the new Coalition App? | How many extracurriculars is too many? | How to set up your workspace | Studying with or without headphones | Letters of Recommendation | Intro to service academies and non-traditional paths | When to consider college majors | Creating a balanced list of colleges | How to stay current on current events | How to stress-test your interests | What to do this summer | Importance of SAT Subject Tests | Why writing is a critical skill | Follow-up with guidance counselor | How to brainstorm effectively | Should I continue taking a World Language? | Best time-management skills | Humanities or Science? | Determine your EFC (Expected Family Contribution) | Do I have to completely sacrifice my social life to succeed? | What makes you happy? | How to deal with setbacks | and more...
Lesson themes include: (1) advice, (2) deadline reminders, (3) life skills, (4) inspiration, and (5) projects. Most lessons are 5-7 minutes in duration.
If you think your child (and you) would benefit from this weekly mentoring program, please enroll in your selected course from the right margin.