So I visited Emerson today with my parents, and I was speechless. It was a real wake up call. Now, even if I do apply, I'll probably get rejected, but I'm doing it anyway because it's my dream college. Can anyone tell me my chances of getting in?
My final grades this year:
TV/Film Production: A-
Creative Writing: B+
US History: B+
Overall high school G.P.A.- Weighted: 78
SATs- 1620 (Without studying, I plan to take them again)
Critical Reading- 640
3 years TV/Film Club
2 years World Traveling Club
2 Years Anime/Comic Book Club
2nd Place - A teen poetry contest at my library
Outstanding Work, Student/Poetry Category (2nd or 3rd Place) - An art festival for a neighboring town
Nominated by a teacher to attend the 2011 Mass. Poetry Festival- Attended
Won 'Superior Achievement in Creative Writing' Award- Student recognition award at my school
Worked at a Summer Camp (Freshman Year)
Took karate lessons (Up to Freshman Year)
Started volunteering at a local animal shelter last month
Taking Honors Government next year
Might get an internship at a local newspaper
Being Interviewed to get into a film school for high schoolers
Getting interviewed by my local newspaper for a 'Students in the arts' piece.
Already interviewed by my local newspaper-website for the festival of the arts.
Attended a vocational school my freshman year, so I'll have two separate transcripts (The vocational school had no extracurriculars that interested me)
Hosted a Coffeehouse event to raise money for the world travel club
Trying my hardest (next year) to boost my G.P.A.