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The world of a 14/15-year-old is very different from that of a 17/18-year-old.While some socializing is nice, end of season parties, cast parties, younger high school students are best encouraged to stay amongst their own.The social order of high school means that kids largely stay in their grade groups.But in clubs, sports and other activities the grades mix fluidly.
A wise headmaster once suggested to ninth grade parents that they think long and hard about curfews.
Plans change but it helps to set goals from the start.
Finally, freshman year is a year of our kids finding their feet as a high schooler and us finding our feet as the parents of one.
For most school districts, ninth grade provides an opportunity for teenagers to expand and/or completely change their social group.
As multiple middle schools feed into one high school, it can be immensely liberating for 8th grade students who crave different peer groups.