michael.sacks
Features Included
2
Essays
13
Schools
16
Scores
0
Advice
7
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Calabasas, California
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, NY)
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
  • University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
  • University of California - Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)
  • University of California - Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (St. Louis, MO)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
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School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

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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...
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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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General Admissions Advice

High School Performance

Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2340
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1580
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details13 classes and scores

Sports

SportsFootball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesAdmissions 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

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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