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Does everyone snap like this?
I can't believe I am posting this and I swore I wasn't one of "those parents" but now I'm afraid I am. Maybe too many college visits but I've worked myself up into a frenzy that my daughter won't get accepted to the colleges she's decided will make her life perfect. (Of course they won't but she can dream.). On top of it all, today she got her first B for a semester and it's just reinforcing my irrational fears. (Of course I know this doesn't matter in the grand scheme but this is how crazy I've gotten.)
She attends a public school in NJ. Her average in core courses is between an 88 and a 92. She will have 2 AP history courses (US and Euro); 2 AP English courses; AP Environmental; Honors Psych (really AP level but school doesn't have a certified psych teacher). Foreign language to level 4 (honors not offered and AP not offered next year due to low enrollment). All other classes except math are honors level. (Math is not honors because she has fine motor skill issues and can barely write.) No study halls, all electives like sociology, anthropology, etc.
She will have good recommendations and is a strong writer.
ACT- reading 31: English 28; Math 19. She took test cold and hadn't covered some of the math topics in class yet. She is getting some help and taking again in June.
NHS, Math and Language Honor societies
Most ECs are service related and she volunteers outside of school with disabled children a a hospital where she was a patient. (She has a disability as well.)
Her top choices are:
More competitive schools she liked:
Vassar (a legacy if it matters)
Still have to visit Clark and Haverford
We are full pay.
I realize I am asking a bunch of strangers but all these threads has me in a panic.
Thanks for your support of this crazy momma!