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How to Make the Most of Summer — While Doing What You Love

Posted by Grace Franklin on February 14, 2017 in Admissions, Featured

I can remember my brothers frantically trying to find a job or another viable summer commitment in May every year. Our allowances for school lunches and weekend activities stopped the moment school ended, and pleas for advances were met with little sympathy from my mom who’d been reminding us about this day for months. A job was ideal, because it brought in a potentially larger stream of income than the allowance, but other worthwhile pursuits could nullify the pocket money ban — my month-long ballet workshop, for example, or my sister’s volunteer work at a kids art camp.

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