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pcaffertypcafferty Registered User Posts: 47 Junior Member
rank: 27 of 550 (top 5%)
gpa: 3.85 hpa: 4.55
act composite: 33 (34E 35M 36R 26S)
race: hispanic (born in argentina)

AP classes...
-AP Spanish Language-5
-AP Calculus AB-5
-AP English Language and Comp-3
-AP Psychology-5
-AP Biology-3
senior year...
-AP Microeconomics
-AP US Government
-AP Statistics
-AP Calculus BC
-AP English Literature and Comp

---Club swimming since 8th grade.. varsity swimming since freshman year
i was MVP freshman and sophomore year (at another school) junior and senior year i was a member of the FHSAA state championship team (first time a sports team has ever repeat a state title, only girls titles ever in the school est 1965)
i am a county, district, regional and state finalist in the 200 IM and 100 Breaststroke
I don't have many other commitments because swimming is 19-22 hours a week, 11 months out of the year (huuugeee time commitment)
for club swimming i was given most improved as a freshman, most spirited as a sohpomore
---I'm also in the student leadership team (aka, student government)
---Key Club, National Honor Society

Community Service
---only 119 hours (but remember i swim full time)
volunteering with my swim team, local retirement home, culinary club at school, volunteer babysitting

Honors, Awards etc
College Board's National Hispanic Recognition Program 2008-09 Scholar
2008 AP Scholar with Honor
President's Award for Academic Achievement (9-12)
National Honor Society Member (11, 12)
Honor Roll (9-12)
Principal's Award for Academic Achievement (West Boca High School) (9-10)
Varsity letter (9-12)

also in add'l info:
i had to switch schools my junior year. at my old school there was a much lower availability of AP classes, and i was ranked 12th. when i switched to my new school, i was 48th, and was able, in 3 semesters, to bring my rank up to 27th. i made the jump from one AP class to four my junior year, and i passed all of them with 5's in calculus and psychology. i also got straight a's all of junior year, and so far in senior year
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