Everybody at Charles R. Drew High School in Clayton County knew valedictorian Chelesa Fearce was a superstar: an astounding 4.5 GPA, a class-high 1900 on the SAT and a career aspiration as a cancer-fighting doctor.
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Charles Drew High School valedictorian Chelesa Fearce’s tips
Study an hour each day. Don’t cram. People like to cram. I say if you do an hour each day in studying for a test, it will pay off. That’s what I did for chemistry like a week before the exam.
Use online exams and old tests the teacher hands back to you.
Go to class.
Read the books before you go to class to understand the information. Take notes.
This will not be like this forever. It’s about tomorrow. Don’t worry about today. It will be brighter tomorrow.
Make sure you pray.
Succeeding in life:
Don’t give in to peer pressure. Don’t try to do what you see on TV. They’re always trying to be cool and keep up with other people. Don’t worry about that. Do what you need to do to get ahead in life.