<p>Hi, I'm from the UK (Year 12) and wanted to know my REALISTIC chances of getting into a place like Yale... I haven't really done much SAT practice or anything so I can't really feel I can compare things like SAT scores...</p>
<p>I got 10 A*s and 1 A at GCSE with 1/4 of my Modules being at 100% (A being in Music)
This was the 2nd highest in my year of around 130.
I am currently taking AS Levels in English Literature, Maths, Further Maths, History and Geography</p>
<p>Academic / School Extras:
I have been elected School Councillor in Year 9 and Year 11.
I am co-run the Creative Writing Club at my school.
I have been selected to participate in the UKMT Team Maths Challenge each year.
I attend additional Maths classes on a Monday Lunchtime delving into undergraduate level stuff.
I won the 1st Achievement Award for my year two years running.
I won the School Poet Laureate Award, after having pieces of my work published both nationally and regionally.</p>
I am member of a Senior Choir and a Chamber Choir, exploring both modern and classical music and have performed in the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall because of this.
I am an active member of my local theatre group, taking title roles in Romeo and Juliet and Cinderella.
I have recorded tracks for charity albums at Parr Street Studios, Liverpool.
I have organised / performed in a number of local concerts / gigs. (I am a singer/songwriter who plays guitar / piano)
I have undertaken a Young Leaders Course.
I have completed the Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award.
I am one of the Worship Leaders at my church.
I play the Oboe in the School Orchestra and am working towards my Grade 8 Exam</p>
<p>I can't really think what else to write... PLEASEPLEASEPLEASE be honest!!!!!!!!!
Is there anything you'd recommend in order for me to improve my chances...</p>