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Could I get into Swarthmore?

maria27maria27 Registered User Posts: 7 New Member
edited October 2011 in Swarthmore College
About me:
-Current Junior
-Attend top magnet school in the nation
-Competitive USA swim team for 10 years
-Placed in the top 20 for state USA
-Varsity for will be 6 years, including next season
-Placed in the Top 25 each year at high school state
-5th in high school state for the 500y Freestyle
-Recreational Tennis for 4 years

-All honors and AP classes throughout high school (don't offer IB)
~AP Language and Composition (Current)
~AP Literature and Composition
~AP US History (Current)
~AP Calculus
~AP Physics B
~AP Government
~AP Macroeconomics
~AP Psychology

Grades are mostly As with a few Bs.
Junior Year so far- All 90+

Not sure about SATs or ACTs, because I haven't taken them yet.
-Actually, I took the SATs in 7th grade for the Duke Tip, that doesn't really count.

Also, I am not sure if I am merit scholar for the PSATs, because the results haven't come out yet.

-Knows English, Spanish, and alright in Latin and Greek (2nd Generation in America from Greece)
-Maxima Cum Laude on the National Latin Exam
-Planning on taking the National Spanish Exam this year
-National Spanish Honors Society
-National Honors Society (probably. Our school tells us this later.)
-Volunteer at the Hospital Nursery, Food Kitchen, and etc
-200+ Volunteer hours
-Play the Guitar, Ukulele, and learning Violin
-Writing Club Secretary
-Participate in Nanowrimo (write a novel in a month)
-Key Club
-Yearbook Staff
-Created and manufactured a prototype for my own window lock design/ considering a patent to market it
-Yoga and Spinning
-photography and photo editing

This is all I can think of for now, so do I have a chance? I'm considering early decision.
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