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michael.sacks
michael.sacks

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: Calabasas , California
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Applied To: 13 schools
Accepted At: Harvard, Yale, Princeton, UPenn, Columbia, Cornell, UChicago, USC, UC Berkeley, UCLA, WashU, Johns Hopkins
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

2340
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1580
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High School Performance

AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Football
Extracurricular Activities: Admissions or Post-Acceptance Committee, Debate Club/Team, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), National Honor Society, Nonprofit, NGO or Charitable Organization, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Student Council / Government
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College Application Essays

As the sun began to peek over the Berkshires, I composed myself on the porch of the bunk and put a smile on my face in an attempt to greet the day with confidence, hoping my demeanor would compel the twelve-year-old children inside to do the same. I entered the room, turned on the lights, and quickly ducked as a shoe whizzed by just inches from my ear. My efforts to wake, dress, and prepare my campers for their daily...









Supplemental Essay: Issue of personal significance
346 Words
I sat eating my hamburger, wary of the two soldiers guarding the entrance to the restaurant. A young boy who couldn’t have been more than ten years old walked towards his table and unintentionally stepped on a styrofoam cup, producing a loud and defined “pop.” The soldiers instantly turned around with their machine guns cocked and aimed squarely at the source of the sound – the young boy. The restaurant was silent as the reality of the situation worked its...





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