Harvard acceptances at my school





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Discus: What Are My Chances?: December 2002 Archive: Harvard acceptances at my school
By dang on Sunday, December 15, 2002 - 02:06 am: Edit

#1 Male
SAT: 1490
SAT II: 800 2C 650 Writing 740 Physics
GPA 4.2 (top 5%) school does not rank
E.C. #5 National Ranked Tennis (in his age group)
also accepted to stanford, recruited by both as well as princeton

#2 Female

SAT: 1590
SAT II: 800 2c 800 writing 800 bio
GPA 4.5 (top 5%) school does not rank
E.C. Research at UCI in biology, CA State Science Fair #1 in Biology. Editor of Newspaper, plays violin in symphony

#3 Female

SAT: 1540
SAT II: 800 Writing, ? other 2
GPA 4.2 (top 5%) school does not rank
E.C. Cheerleader (varsity), acting (numerous plays, long involvement), Vice President of student body, volleyball

Deferrals

#1 Male
SAT: 1490
GPA 4.3 (top 5%, no rank)
SAT II: 700 2C, 740 Writing, ?3rd
E.C. President of JSA - numerous awards, Mock Trial - numerous awards, varsity volleyball


and these are the only one's I've heard about so far and can verify

very competitive public high school in CA (top 10 in nation)

I did not apply but according to this I would most likely have been deferred or rejected

1550, 790 2C, 770 Wr., 780 Phys.
4.0
Research project: music and how it affects thought (with a professor)
swimming JV, martial arts (black belt)
VP of future business leaders of america
National physics bowl 2nd place (all western states)
Local youth group leader of Tzu-Chi
Other club involvement, community service.
AP's all listed were AP scholar with honors at the very least (#2 female was with distinction)

By Bdocta on Sunday, December 15, 2002 - 02:58 am: Edit

What high school is that?

By tandy on Sunday, December 15, 2002 - 09:55 am: Edit

Er, how could he be accepted to stanford if they haven't even mailed decisions yet?

By Narshall on Sunday, December 15, 2002 - 11:38 am: Edit

recruited athletes have a different timeline


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