<p>Junior in high school. Caucasian, middle class, etc (no special circumstances)</p>

<p>ACT: 33 writing 8 (considering retaking for better essay score)
PSAT: 205 on a bad test day; took a practice test and got 227. Taking the SAT next month, and preparing like crazy.
Courseload: as rigorous as possible. school doesn’t offer APs, but does offer dual-enrollment classes. just under 50% of my courses fall in this category. others are solid college-prep courses.
GPA: 3.997 unweighted
Extracurriculars: unofficial captain of Mock Trial team (there is no official one), one of three captains of speech team, NHS member
Have taken summer courses at colleges for the last three summers. Two pre-college non-credit courses at Brown, one between 8th and 9th grade and one between freshman and sophomore year. last summer took two for-credit college courses at Washington University in St. Louis and got two A+s.</p>