Keeping you on track

Learn how Ready Set Grad can help you stay on track to graduate and succeed.


7th Grade

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Grad : Career Planning

Ideally, a career should match a person's interests, abilities, and values. The following career-planning resources can be useful in identifying possible career pathways. 

Grad : Military Information

The military can offer a diverse and challenging set of experiences and skill development with travel opportunities and even help pay for part of your education. In order to join the military, you need to not only be physically fit, but having good grades and strength in math, engineering, science and foreign languages can help you move up more quickly.

Grad : Resources for 7th Graders

There are many great online resources to help you to think about your future. Whether you need help setting goals or want to explore your college and career options, the suggestions below will help guide you through that process:

Ready : Preparing for My Education

Do well in middle school and plan for high school by assessing your goals and setting new ones. If you haven’t set goals yet, you should! You should also start preparing for the Measures of Student Progress, maybe by taking a prep course.

Set : Paying for My Education - 7th Grade

Ready : Timeline

Explore best practices and grade-level recommendations for students and families pursuing higher education.


Set : Find the Right School

Did you know that there are other types of schools than big universities? Learning about these different options will help you decide which is right for you. 

Academic Programs in Washington State

Finding the programs you want to explore—and the schools that offer them—can be time-consuming. Online resources like can help. The site allows you to search by school, location, degree type, and even academic program—from architecture to zoology, and everything in between.

Set : Managing Your Money

Common college costs include tuition, mandatory fees, room and board (food), books, transportation, and supplies. Meeting these financial obligations is a critical component to educational success. 

Ready : What You Need To Know

You’re already halfway through middle school. In just a couple years, you’ll be in high school, and then the next thing you know, you’ll be graduating!