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o0thebaron0oo0thebaron0o Registered User Posts: 122 Junior Member
My SAT's are 1500 (720 & 780)
My GPA is 3.7 (I have a reason) (hardest courses)

My ranking is not known as my school does not rank. very small school.
Also, if anyone could suggest any other schools that would be awesome.

My reason for a low GPA and so many business ventures is becuase my mother was pregnant during my freshman yr. She had a miscarraige and then got pregnant again. She is very high risk and was bedridden. This is my essay. Ive been told by many people its very good and "gripping."

I wanted to apply to Some IVYs, but my GPA is really low for them. What do any of you think?


Current Classes are AP Physics, AP Calc, AP Stats, Honors English, Honors History

Will take SAT II in Bio, Math IC, Lit (above 680 in all)

Here is my exact resume i will be sending to the schools and my essay will be very good and explain low GPA and other events. What are my chances at:

Honors, Awards, and Achievements

• Computer Excellence Award 9th
• Director’s List (All A’s and B’s) 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
• Racquetball Division (Under Fitness Club)
o Founder 11th
o President 11th, 12th
• Varsity Lacrosse
o District Champions 11th
o 4-yr Athlete Award 12th
o Varsity Letter 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
• 1st Place Piano Recital 9th
• Racquetball
o 4-yr Athlete Award 12th
o Most Improved 11th
o MVP 11th, 12th
• Ceramics
o Most Beautiful Impression 10th
o Most Beautiful Coil Pot 10th
o Best Pinch-Pot 10th
• Rite Track Service Award (Tutor Less Fortunate Kids) 11th
• Piccolo Park “Aggressive Inline” Skate Tournament
o 2nd Place Trophy – Individual Street 9th, 10th
o 1st Place Trophy – Individual Street 11th
• 14 Year Club 12th
• Physics Bridge Building Champion 11th

Extra Curricular Activities and Positions Held

• Junior Varsity Lacrosse 9th
• Varsity Lacrosse 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
o Co-Captain 10th, 11th, 12th
o Starting Goalie 10th, 11th, 12th
• Quayside Racquetball 11th, 12th
o Captain 11th, 12th
• Varsity Cross Country 12th
o Manager 12th
• Aggressive Inline Skating 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
• Boat Sailing 10th, 11th, 12th
o Instructor 11th
• Anchor Club 9th, 10th, 12th
• Fitness Club 11th, 12th
o Founding Member 11th
• Rite Track (Tutor Less Fortunate Kids) 10th, 11th, 12th

School and Community Service

• Anchor Club Annual Walk for Cancer 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
• Arcola Lakes Elementary School for Disabled Students 9th, 10th
• Hands on Miami Retirement Home Cleanup 11th
• Key Club Special Olympics 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
• 24 Hour Cancer Walk 9th
• SADD Skate-A-Thon 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
• Hollywood Memorial Hospital 10th, 11th, 12th
o Cardiac Recovery Unit
o Emergency Room Recovery Unit
o Over 300hrs
• Bayside Beach Clean Up 10th

Work Experiences (* - denotes self-employed)
• Shadow Cardiologist 11th, 12th
o Watched Procedures
- Stints, Arterial Cleaning, Ballooning, etc
o Recorded Stats
o Took Vitals
o Helped Submit Procedural Notes
o Helped Recovering Patients
• Children’s Counselor at Williams Island Winter Camp 10th
• Model at Abercrombie Kids in Aventura, FL 11th, 12th
• Computer Repair/ Home Networking * 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
• Computer Repair and Sales 9th
• Xbox Customization and Repair * 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
o Exterior Customization
o Reprogram User Interface
o Install Upgraded Hardware
o Fix Circuit Board Problems
o Network Systems
o Enhanced Cooling Solutions
o Modchip Installation and repair
• Cellphone Repair and Modification * 10th, 11th
o Flashing
o Reprogramming
o Unlocking
• Assistant Realtor 9th, 10th, 11th
o Learned MLS Systems, MLXChange, Etc
o Helped “Farm” locations
o Showed Properties
o Worked for 2 Largest Companies
- Wimbish Realty
• Fabian Garcia Diaz
o Top Male Realtor in Nation
- Fortune Realty
• Maggie Morton
o Top Female Realtor in Miami
• Website Design and Consultations * 10th, 11th, 12th
o Designed Website for Teachers at School
o Lead Designer for “Aventura Nannies N’ More”
- A Miami Based Housekeeping Agency
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