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bkirkpatrick
bkirkpatrick
Davidson College ‘19
BA, History

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Passionate about education, essay-writing, and chocolate
From: Nashville , Tennessee
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision, Accepted From Waitlist
Applied To: 10 schools
Accepted At: Princeton, Vanderbilt, Wake Forest, UVA, UNC, William & Mary, Richmond, Davidson, Rhodes, Alabama
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Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: French, English

Test Scores

2390
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1600
Highest SAT: 2390
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High School Performance

4.50
GPA
Top 1%
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High School Type: Other Private
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Tutoring/Mentoring, Key Club, French Club, Quiz Bowl/Academic Bowl, Broadcast Journalism / Media / Television
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College Application Essays

Because there is good in every person, there is hope for every person: such has been my mantra for as long as I can remember, following me as I have matured, and I approach every situation by seeking out the best and then encouraging myself and others to let it shine. At New Hope Academy, an elementary school with a 50% minority constituency where many children go home to impoverished single-parent households, I channel this mentality into the students I tutor,...









Additional Essay Details:
1281 Words
(Respond to quote: “One of the great challenges of our time is that the disparities we face today have more complex causes and point less straightforwardly to solutions.” Omar Wasow, Assistant Professor, Politics; Founder, Blackplanet.com This quote is taken from Professor Wasow's January 2014 speech at the Martin Luther King Day celebration at Princeton University.) My school celebrates a tradition called Grit Day, a day on which students wear costumes in hopes of winning prizes; however, what is normally a...

















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