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Chance me (rising Junior)

sweet_pea914sweet_pea914 19 replies4 threads New Member
edited July 2009 in What Are My Chances?
I'm only a junior.. but I'm already stressing out about getting into college.

Based on my current grades & activities, as well as what I have planned for this year, can you chance me for JMU?

8
French I- A
Algebra I- B

9
French II- B+
Computer Apps- A-
Earth Science- A
Geometry- C
Health/PE 9- A
French III- A
English 9A- A
World Geography- A+

10
Advanced Algebra II/Trig- B+
English 10A- A
World History- A+
Biology- A
Advanced Composition- A
Health/PE/Drivers Education 10- A
French IV- A+
Dual Enrollment Computer Info. Systems- A

(at this point I have no idea what my GPA is, can someone calculate my overall GPA for me as well?)

My Junior Year Class Schedule:
Pre-Calculus
Chemistry
Biology II
Parenting
English 11AA
AP US History
Teaching Prepatory Class (Dual enrollment with community college, basically this class allows us to learn about teaching, we get to observe classrooms, etc.)

Senior Year: I have to pick more classes to sign up for, but here's a rough sketch.
Internship w/elementary school
AP Gov
AP English Lit
Yearbook

Afterschool activities
Key Club (10) Website Designer, 30+ hrs community service, this club will be completely gone next year btw.
French Club (9, 10,)
Sign Language Club (9, 10)
Babysitter during summer 2009, 2 days/week, 8+ hrs/day.
Supervised children ages 5-5th grade every Wednesday at my church while their parents attended adult study groups. 24+ hrs community service.

Next year our school will be getting new clubs and I hope to be involved in a few of them, as well as NHS (which is a big deal at my school).

Edit: I took the PSAT last year, and I got a 182. (62/58/62)

Thanks in advance (:
edited July 2009
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  • Pranam0Pranam0 141 replies22 threads Junior Member
    JMU? Is that James Madison University?
    I am a rising Junior as well...
    The only thing I will advise you to do is to take more AP's...I took two AP's freshman year (APUSH and Calc AB) and four my sophomore year...I'm planning on taking 5 the next two years...Our jobs (as I have been told) are to make ourselves as marketable as possible...Do a few team activities (sports, music, etc.), and try to volunteer more...
    You should be fine...
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  • sweet_pea914sweet_pea914 19 replies4 threads New Member
    Our school only offers 6 AP classes:

    AP US History (Junior year)
    AP Latin
    AP English Lit.
    AP Calculus
    AP Studio Art
    AP Gov

    Also, I have never liked sports, and so getting involved in one wouldn't be fun, nor would I really achieve anything other than getting a jersey.

    And yes, that is James Madison University
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  • _daniel_daniel 638 replies27 threads Member
    i have your unweighted gpa at 3.722..you have a total of 67 grade points divided by 18 courses taken
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  • sweet_pea914sweet_pea914 19 replies4 threads New Member
    Can anyone else help?
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  • sweet_pea914sweet_pea914 19 replies4 threads New Member
    can anyone else help? Bump
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