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Chance the boy Next Door

MJ_K14MJ_K14 0 replies1 threads New Member
White male, attend small high school half day in VA but also a decently competitive magnet school typically sends students to UVA caliber schools

Middle Class

Ranked 4/200

Undecided Major

GPA 3.92 UW 4.65 W

SAT 1530

760 English

770 Math

SAT 2 Math and Bio, I expect two 800s

APs

AP Bio 4

AP Calc BC 5

AP USH 5

AP English comp 5

Next year

AP enviromental Science

AP Government

AP Literature

AP Stats

AP Chemistry

(ALso taking molecular biology and multi variable calculus but no AP test)

ECs

NHS

Class President 2hr week/ all year

Tennis (Team Captain)4x 16 hr a week /15 week

XC 4x 15 hr a week/ 15 hr aweek

Basketball 3x 20 hr a week/ 15 hr week (state champion)

Academic Team 1x 10 hr a week 15 week

Forensic Team 1x 5 hr a week 10 week

Avid member in Church youth group 6x 3 hr a week all year

Tutor neighborhood elementary school children 2x 3 hr a week 20 week

Nation Latin Exam cum laude

Internship in anesthesiology department at local hospital

Summer Job at restaurant and Lifeguard, 35 Hours a week all summer

Presidents list 12x

ISEF Science Fair participant (can send in my abstract)

Avid member in computer and advocate for change of my local high school name from Robert E. Lee

Schools In state UVA, William and Mary, Washington and Lee

Out of state: Swarthmore, UPEnn, Princeton, Bowdoin, Columbia, Johns Hopkins, Northwester, UChicago

Als if anyone wants to give my personal essay aquick read i will love u foreveerrrrrrrrrr
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  • awesomepolyglotawesomepolyglot 3881 replies69 threads Senior Member
    AOS?
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  • ViennaMom2ViennaMom2 1 replies0 threads New Member
    Low - as I seriously question why anyone would think it was smart to apply to Washington and Lee and at the same time highlight you tried to change the name of your high school from Robert E Lee (to something presumably more PC in your mind). It shows your ignorance of the vast and important contributions of our founding fathers and famous Virginians, and that you have no idea about the specific history of W&L. Maybe it will fly with some of the schools in the northeast, but the inconsistency is blinding when considering UVA, W&L and W&M.
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