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  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

I'm a Haiku Poet from Piedmont, CA
From: Piedmont , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1520
Highest SAT: 2210

High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Track & Field, Cross Country, Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Outdoors/Hiking Club
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Awards Received:

College Application Essays

At the end of sophomore year, I, [name removed], had an idea—a splendid idea. It suddenly came to me that I should deck the halls of Piedmont High School with poetry—haikus more specifically. During my free period, when the halls were deserted except for the occasional bathroom go-er or aimless wanderer, I taped a special selection of my own haikus on various bulletin boards, bathroom stalls and classroom doors. Let me interject by saying that my handcrafted haikus...

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
586 Words
Considering both the specific undergraduate school or program to which you are applying and the broader University of Pennsylvania community, what academic, research, and/or extracurricular paths do you see yourself exploring at Penn?: Perhaps the most appealing aspect of Penn is the university’s dedication to practicality. While other liberal arts schools tend to emphasize being a multi-faceted student, Penn encourages students to study in a multi-disciplinary fashion. Thus, instead of striving to be the famed “well-rounded” student, Penn...

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