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Students prepare to launch

As the Colfax High School class of 2019 prepares to graduate Saturday, one particular class has a stake in what happens next.

Altaira Bogle, a six-year teacher at Colfax, leads Senior Transitions – a required year-long class for 12th-graders which covers career investigation, scholarships, writing cover letters, college applications and resumes. Also, it covers how to rent an apartment, buy a car, live with roommates, read a lease, budget for groceries, handle personal finance, utility bills, financial aid and filing taxes.

"I like to call it Adulting 101," Bogle said.

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