Am I on track for acceptance to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy looking at my first two years of high school? Here is a list of things I have done in my freshman and sophomore years of high school: Freshman Year Academics - Two Honors Courses (Chemistry Honors and Geometry Honors) - Two Electives (Multimedia Design and Concert Band) - Maximum Number of Credits - Community Service Honors (50+ Community Service Hours) - GPA - 2.957 - Chemistry Honors (usually taken by strong juniors at my school): C+ - Geometry Honors: C- - World Civilizations: A- - English I: B - Spanish I: B- - Multimedia Design: A - Concert Band: A+ (counted as half of a course) Extracurricular - Elected Ninth Grade Class Council Officer - Volunteer at the Children's Section of a local library - Judge in the Elementary School Science Fair - Performed in the School Spring Drama Production - Member of a Church Youth Group - Host at a School Open House - Wrote and Acted for two different short plays in the Instant Drama Festival (less than 24 hours to write lines and less than 12 hours to learn lines) - Member of the Chess Team - Summer Volunteer at a hospital Sophomore Year (so far) Academics - Two Honors Courses (Biology Honors and Algebra II Honors) - One AP Course (World History AP) - Two Electives (Computer Science and Concert Band) - Maximum Number of Credits - Community Service Honors (50+ Community Service Hours) - GPA - ? - Biology Honors: B+/B - Algebra II Honors: B/B- - World History AP: B/B- - English II: B+ - Spanish II: B- - Computer Science: A/B+ - Concert Band: A+ (counted as half of a course) - PSAT - 184 (without prior preparation) - PLAN - 22 (without prior preparation) Extracurricular - Elected Executive Council Secretary (Highest Student Council Position Available to a Sophomore; Planning to run for Executive Council Vice President next year) - Elected Tenth Grade Class Council Officer (served until elected Executive Council Secretary) - Member of the Cross Country team - Member of the Swim team - Member of the Tennis team - Weekly Volunteer at the Children's Section of a local library - Performed in the Fall and Spring Drama Productions - Member of the Set Construction/Technical Crews for the Fall and Spring Drama Productions - Member of a Church Youth Group - Founding Member of a Junior State of America chapter (Appointed to the position of Chapter Secretary & Director of Debate for next year) - Appointed to lead the chapter at the JSA Spring State Conference - Model United Nations delegate - Wrote and Acted for two different short plays in the Instant Drama Festival (less than 24 hours to write lines and less than 12 hours to learn lines) - Staff Writer for the School Newspaper - Staff Writer for the School Literary Magazine - Member of the Community Service Board - Member of the Future Business Leaders of America chapter - Founding Officer of the 30 Hour Famine Chapter - Member of the Chess Club - Host at School Open Houses and School Orientation - Vice President of the Sports Writing Club Summer Plans - Teen Leadership Summer Volunteer at a hospital - Mission Trip in Nicaragua for one week during the summer - (Hopefully) Attending the Junior State of America Northeast Institute on Leadership and National Security at Princeton University in the summer - (Hopefully) Attending the National Student Leadership Conference in Law & Advocacy or Intelligence & National Security - Attending the U.S. Naval Academy Swim Camp My overall goal is to enter the U.S. Coast Guard as an Officer after graduation, serve for a few years, then transition to the U.S. Coast Guard Reserve and attend a top law school. Thank you for your time.