Okay so I've seen a bunch of these "Chance Me" type threads. And it's winding down to the last few weeks to submit these apps. So I appreciate any feedback; thanks
[ *] SAT I (breakdown): 2150 (730 CR, 690 M, 730 W) [Taken Once]
[ *] ACT: [Superscore (taken twice)] 36 (36 E, 35 M, 36 R, 35 S); highest single score: 35; writing score: 9; combined english/writing: 33
[ *] SAT II: N/A (although could still take December tests)
[ *] Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0): Unavailable; but weighted in 4.318
[ *] Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable): 13 out of 449 (top 3%)
[ *] AP (place score in parenthesis): AP U.S. History (5), AP Chemistry (5), AP Biology (5), AP English Literature & Composition (4), AP Economics: Macroeconomics (4), AP Economics: Microeconomics (4), AP Calculus AB (?), AP Statistics (?), AP English Language & Composition (?), AP U.S. Government & Politics (?)
[ *] IB (place score in parenthesis): N/A
[ *] Senior Year Course Load: AP U.S. Government & Politics, Health, Theatre III/IV, AP Language & Composition, Honors German IV, AP Statistics, AP Calculus AB
[ *] Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.): Buckeye Boys' State, Magna Cum Laude (National Latin Exam), Best Speaker (JSA Winter Congress)
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[ *] Extracurriculars (place leadership in parenthesis): Student-Superintendent Advisory Committee (head of committee/co-founder), Track & Field/Cross Country (letter in track), JSA [Junior State of America] (Media and Publicity Agent), OMUN [Ohio Model United Nations], School Leadership Team, In The Know (Captain/Letter), Theatre/Drama, German Club, Jazz band, Chemistry Club, Church Leadership
[ *] Job/Work Experience: Actor/Voice Talent/Model at CAM Talent Agency, Courtesy Clerk at Kroger, Babysitting, Tutoring, Lawn Care, worked at Local Pool
[ *] Volunteer/Community service: Rotary Youth Exchange/Rotary Club District 6690/Pickerington/Reynoldsburg Rotary Club, NHS (local food pantry, worked at a religious farm as a farmhand, etc.)
[ *] Summer Activities: Scuba Diving, foreign exchange to Germany, working,
[ *] Essays: Common App General Essay (was about how I got to see a Caesarean section while I was in Germany on exchange), Common App EC essay (was about how I was in CA and randomly met someone I knew from FL who I met at a JSA conference in DC). Stanford Profile Q's: very much represent me I think; Short Essays: pretty good, spent about a month going over in revising, over and over and over again. Chicago essays: How does U of Chicago satisfy you essay: I wrote about how I've read almost every religious text out there, and how I own a Qur'an, the Analects, etc., about branching out and whatnot; the books one: talked about a little bookstore I stopped in while in Pittsburgh and how every book was so exciting and how I annoyed the crap out of my mom by spending like an hour in there; the choice essay: Chose the Where's Waldo? one, I think I have a pretty creative view of it, so I hope its good enough... still in draft mode though (finishing it up tomorrow or Monday).
[ *] Teacher Recommendation: I hope very good! Got my AP English Lit. Teacher/Cross Country coach and my Chemistry teacher/NHS director, so they know me pretty well!
[ *] Counselor Rec: I think very good! I have a pretty good relationship with my counselor since I was a transfer student.
[ *] Additional Rec: Didn't send one because Stanford told me not to.
[ *] Interview: None from Stanford :'( going to UChicago this weekend, so... maybe?
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[ *] State (if domestic applicant): Ohio
[ *] Country (if international applicant): N/A
[ *] School Type: Private Catholic (Freshman Year); Public (Sophomore Year - Senior Year)
[ *] Ethnicity: Caucasian
[ *] Gender: Male
[ *] Income Bracket: $100,000 - $150,000
[ *] Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.): ... nothing really ... I'm well-rounded, but Stanford told me that's a bad thing? No particular super-strengths I guess.