First off, I'm finding this a very helpful forum and I thank everyone who makes it that. Now, I'm wondering if anyone could give me and comments, advice, or input on how my freshman year of high school went, and maybe what I should improve on in the next few years, or point out what i'm strong at. This is it: I completed freshman year of high school in Maine. My family background: My father, grandfather, and great-grandfather have all attended the Naval Academy and achieved the rank of commander. My background: I live in Maine, and I am taking all the honors classes possible. I'm active all year round and well rounded in academics and sports. There is my background, here is how my freshman year went: Sports: - Freshman Baseball -Freshman Soccer Extra Curricular: -Band Council Member(5 members make decisions and plan trips for the band) -Boy Scout (Star Rank) -Pep Band -Marching Band Academicsreport card) note: I took the highest classes offered Sem 1: Sem 2: Final: Ancient Medieval History: 91 92 92 Algebra 1 Academic: 88 93 91 Geophysical Science: 92 90 91 PE: 93 91 92 Spanish II: 90 87 89 English I Honors: 92 90 91 Concert Band: 94 93 94 (How did I do..and does my GPA look good) What im doing next year(that I know of and the load will increase): ECA's: -Order of the Arrow(scout national honor society) -Class Officer (secretary) Academics: -Honors Geometry/Algebra II - Honors English II - Spanish III - Honors Biology - Modern European History Sports: -Baseball -Soccer -Indoor Track Overall: can I get your input: weak areas, stron areas, improvements, suggestions etc. Thanks!