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Chance Me Please

DoctorMagicDoctorMagic Registered User Posts: 204 Junior Member
This is a general chance post. I am 16 now and a junior. I will put "potential" next to things that are likely b/c of my work and the other stuff has happened.


Ethnicity: South Asian American (Pakistani)

Age: 17

Schools: Large Public in IN (9)
Small Private in TN (10-11)
Medium Public in TN (12)

Family: MD (Dad), Master's (Mom), 2 younger siblings, 180K income (for financial aid)

Recs (Potential- I've talked to the teachers about what they will write): AP Euro History Teacher, AP Bio Teacher, Community College Professor (Very Good-They talked about mow I found motivation and became a role model.)

Essays (Potential) : One on being an agnostic Pakistani Democrat in Tennessee, One on how I used laziness as a "drug" and finally quit before my senior year

Intended Major: Physics or Chemistry (Solid)


Grades (9-11): A-/B+ Range in All Honors Classes at Standard Pace and 2 AP Classes: AP Chemistry and AP Calculus BC

Senior Course Load and Grades (Potential): All A's (97% or better) in AP Biology, AP European History, AP English Literature, AP US Government, AP Macroeconomics, and AP Psychology at School and A's in Organic Chemistry with Lab and Calculus 3 at a local community college

GPA/Class Rank (Potential): 4.05 Ranked in Top 25% in 300 Students

SAT: 2400 ACT: 36 SAT Chemistry: 800 SAT Math II: 800

AP Exam Scores (Self-Studying for all besides Chem and Calc BC) (Potential):

5's in AP Chemistry, AP Calculus BC, AP Physics C-Mechanics, AP Physics C-Electricity and Magnetism, AP Computer Science A, AP English Language, AP US History, AP World History

Extra-Cirricular Activities:

Speech and Debate (10-12): State 2nd Place (10), 350 Tournament Points

Piano (9, 11-12): Gold Star Rating in Region (9), Did Well in Regional Festival (12-Potential)

Mock Trial (11): Lawyer- 2nd Place in Region

Young Democrats (10-11): VP (11)

NHS and Mu Alpha Theta Member (10-12)

Community Service (10-12): 200 Hours in Mosque and Science Center; Mathcounts Coach (12-Potential)

Math Club (9, 12): President (12-Potential)

Student Newspaper Member (12-Potential)

Cross Country JV (12-Potential)

Research (12-Potential): Work in Chemistry Lab with Community College Professor

Other Awards/Distinctions: Regional Math Test Top 5 (9, 10), National Merit Commended Scholar (12), National AP Scholar (12-Potential), Published Article in Local Chemistry Journal (12-Potential), State Math Problem Solving Test Top 10 (12-Potential)

Awards to be sent after initial submission of application (all potential):

Intel STS Semi-Finalist in Chemistry (Sent in Late January)

USA Physics Olympiad Semi-Finalist and AMC 12 Top 1% (Mid-February)

USA Chem Olympiad Top in Region and USA Biology Olympiad Semi-Finalist (Early March)
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