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Hi! So I'm new to this website and was wondering if anyone can match me to some schools?
The main reason I ask for this is because I'm the first person in my family to go to college and therefore know nothing about colleges.
My stats are:
GPA: 3.7 Unweighted, 4.2 weighted
SAT: 1980, 640 on Reading, 700 on Math, 620 on Writing
ACT: 31 Composite, 24 Reading, 30 Math
Lead Trumpet for Jazz band that has gone to States and never gotten below straight Superiors for 3 years
Principal Trumpet for Wind Ensemble for 2 years
Going to Solo and Ensemble this year for the 4th year and plan on going to States and getting a Superior.
I have a part-time job as a waiter at my parent's small Mexican Restaurant, that I also help out with a lot more during the summertime (Everyday I'll help prep in the mornings and I'll work as a waiter 3-4 afternoons, since we're only open 5 days a week in the summer.)
I recently found and joined Bugles Across America, which is an volunteer organization that is dedicated to providing bugle players to play Taps at veteran's funerals.
I am part of an Interact Club which is a volunteer club for really any cause we see fit to help.
I'm also part of my School's diversity council which is more school based help, such as going into classrooms and doing activities with elementary children to teach them about diversity and such.
I joined my School's Gay Straight Alliance club when it first started 2 years ago and was planning on running for office this year. We held a benefit concert in which I played in and have raised money for awareness on AIDS and
I was recently inducted into my School's Mu Alpha Theta Club.
I have been a part of my School's Spanish Honor Society for 2 years now.
I was in my school's NJHS for 2 years then got inducted into NHS this year.
I am part of a Band Student Fundraising Committee for helping organize events to make more money so we can offset costs for trips to competitions.
Some other things:
I'm a first generation Mexican American, both of my parents were born in M