Your performance in grade 9 matters! Universities request transcripts that include your performance in grades 9-12.
This year is about getting a rich academic experience while exploring a wide range of extracurricular interests. Focus on what delights and excites you!
Hone in on the academic and extracurricular subjects that you find interesting. Keep your grades up, and refine your long-term plans in order to appropriately choose your IB/AP subjects for grade 11.
Focus on excelling in your courses! Your performance in grade 11 is the most important to universities and the primary component in determining your predicted grades.