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Week 7: Big Test and Manis and Pedis

This week we had our big test — a practical exam and a written exam. On my written I got an 84 and on my practical I got a 71. I have to retake my practical because I need a 75 to pass.

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Week 5: Anatomy, Physiology, and High Scores!

This week was short since Thanksgiving fell on a weekday but we still learned so much. On Monday, we got our test scores back from our first exam and I got 82%!

Week 4: Learning about Disinfection

This week we had our first written exam and I think I did pretty well. I won't know until next week but I'll post my score — fingers crossed I passed.

Week 9: My Mock State Board Adventure

The moment we’d all been waiting for was about to arrive: The Mock State Board Exam. We were extra busy this week preparing for it by finishing up the book, notecards, workbook homework, review questions, and tests. I am so happy that I no longer have to do those dreadful notecards ever again!

Weeks 7 and 8: Notecards and Gels

Can I be honest for a minute? I do not want to see another notecard after I’m done with school. Please, I beg of you, keep all notecards away from me!

Weeks 29 & 30: My Final Post and a Fond Farewell!

Well, it has finally arrived. These last two weeks have had their ups and downs but I am so proud to say that I am finally finished with school! I still have the hurdle of obtaining my license but I know that I am equipped to pass.

Week 28: Looking Back On What I’ve Learned So far

Only a few more weeks until I graduate! The highlight of this week for me would be the excitement that my friends are having about me being so close to the end of this process.

Week 11: Getting Ready for My Exam

This was another week of studying for my progressive exam, and I will take the test next week. Nervous doesn't even begin to explain how I feel, but I strive for excellence so nothing but an "A" will do.

Weeks 16-17: Preparing for the Finish Line!

Week 16: This week four more students arrived and two of my love bugs graduated. I’m next!

Weeks 14-15: Safety and Smarts!

After this week, I am convinced that I can perform a manicure/pedicure service with my eyes closed!