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I am a current high school junior with a UW gpa of about 3.6 or 3.7 and a weighted of 3.9 (it's so close to 4.0 and I think it might go up). I scored 1760 on the SAT (660/660/440) -- math is not my strong point, sorry! lol. My class rank is (last time I checked) 19/400
I have taken all of the following advanced/honors/AP classes:
ADV Algebra (8th grade)
ADV Integrated Science (8th grade)
Honors English I
Advanced English II
Advanced Modern World History
AP Government (US)
AP U.S. History
Advanced Pre Calc (but I dropped it at the semester because I was miserable)
AP English Language and Composition
Senior Schedule (academic classes):
French IV Advanced
AP English Literature
(#of years are what they will be next year)
Speech and Debate -- 4 years -- Officer, State Qualifier 09', Outstanding Novice, Most Improved Orator. I've competed in Impromtu Speaking (State Alternate 07') and Original Oratory. Varsity letter (150 points).
Choir -- 4 years -- section leader, Varsity Choir
Marching Band -- 4 years -- Squad Leader for two years. Flute & Piccolo. Varsity letter.
Academic Challenge -- 4 years -- JV Captain (two years) and Varsity captain (two years).
Model U.N. -- two years -- Latvia + Israel, local college simulation.
SLASH community service:
Hallelujah Raisers children's choir -- two years -- One day a week from October to May with several performances a year. I am asst. director and just a regular old volunteer (AKA babysitter).
Mrs. Oravec's Lower Elementary Class -- a couple times a year during OGT weeks I go in a read with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders!
Canton City Youth Council -- 4 years -- It's a really cool organization that works with the City Council and such in my town and we do community service stuff etc. I am the most active member.
National Honors Society -- 1 year -- I was inducted at the end of this year (as at my school, NHS is seniors only) and will start next year.
3 year Academic Letter (30+ hours of community service, 3.5+ GPA, no disciplinary stuff)
OSMA Superior Column (Ohio Scholastic Media Association journalism award)
McKinley Renaissance Program
OMEA Solo & Ensemble, rank of 1 (best)
I am a financial aid candidate, and my EFC is about 3,000. I will be applying to Elon Early Action, and it is my first choice!