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  1. O

    What should i do?

    I have been slacking in my studies as well as my attendance for the majority of this year. Between my job, training, and school; i haven't been performing well in my academics. Not using any of those things as an excuse, but I'm at the point where my GPA is not really able to be changed much...
  2. S

    2nd Semester Grades Question

    I am a candidate for USNA, currently I have recieved LOA and I am pending a medical waiver. My question is in regards to USNA's policy on second semester senior year grades. I am currently in 6 AP classes, and as AP exams are approaching, the coursework for each class is ramping up. I expect to...
  3. U

    Poor Grades in Honors Math

    Hey folks, I am worried about my Honors math grade. This semester I got a C- (junior)... I am great in other areas (except for understandable difficulty in AP chem). Can someone pls give me input on if my chances to academy are decreased significantly? And any suggestions to make up for this...
  4. P

    Standardized Test Score Question

    So I am currently a community college student studying engineering, and am doing well with my courses, extracurricular activities, and leadership experiences. However, my SAT and ACT scores are not good (24 composite ACT, 1180 SAT). Obviously, I need to retake these tests and score as high as I...
  5. C

    HELP!!! Is giving up the scholarship the only way to ensure infantry?

    My child has an Army ROTC four year scholarship at a difficult college. They (I don't want to reveal gender) are in their first year, and their grades were not good the first semester. Someone (an upper level cadet/maybe platoon leader?) told them that one of the most popular choices for...
  6. O

    What should i do? - grades

    Im currently in the second quarter of my junior year. Im typically pretty decent with my grades, however, this quarter i'm struggling with chemistry (failing) and trig/precalc (just passing). They are both college prep classes and im really concerned that this is what's going to eliminate my...
  7. O

    Senior Year Grades

    Currently I'm being recruited for sports at Kings Point and I just got an email saying I got my nominations to Kings Point and the Naval Academy, the only problem right now is my senior year grades. My grades prior to senior year were good and I had a 3.729 cumulative through the end of junior...
  8. 11BravoArmy

    Chances of getting into USMA (West Point)

    I am going into my junior year and my dream is to get into West Point. The only problem is I did not realize this until halfway through sophomore year. I have started working very hard and pursuing better grades and leadership status. My freshman year GPA was a 3.1 (4.0 scale). Sophomore year...
  9. V

    Bad Grades on ROTC Scholarship Application?

    Hello! Thank you for all the replies in advance. I am applying for the Army ROTC scholarship as a senior next year. Unfortunately, a lot occurred this year and my grades dropped, but my previous years show outstanding academics. My GPA is probably going to be a 3.2 or higher, but how should I...
  10. A

    Bad Teacher

    Hello, I am currently a sophomore in high school and am interested in applying to USAFA next year. I am planning on taking honors physics, which is the most advanced physics class I can take as a junior. There is only one teacher for this class, and have heard that he is a very bad teacher. I...
  11. M

    Writing admissions to explain grades?

    My DS is a re-applicant who struggled with chemistry in the first semester at college and ended up with a C. I saw somewhere on this forum a suggestion that he write a letter to his admissions officer explaining his experience last semester and what he learned from it. Now I can't find the...
  12. U

    Senior Year Grades

    My school automatically sends 1st semester senior year grades to USNA. I have read that you should only send 1st semester grades if USNA requests them, or if you did really well and want them to see it. Is this true? Or is it required to send? Asking because my 1st semester grades weren't the...
  13. T

    Semester One Grades

    Hi all, This is my first forum post so please bear with me. I am in my senior year of high school and about to be finishing up semester one. I have a C+ in one class, AP Statistics for reference, and was wondering if the academy would take that into consideration. I have a strong GPA...
  14. C

    7th & 8th semester

    Hey all. Just got my offer of appointment a few days ago. Wondering approximately what GPA I should try to maintain for the remainder of my senior year (I had a 3.88 unweighted through my junior year), and if there are any classes I'm in right now that I would be able to drop next semester...
  15. CALM4LIFE

    Trying To Join USNA or USMA

    So the problem is I'm trying to get in USNA but I have poor grades in my freshman year like first semester I got a D in Art 1 D in English 1 B+ in Math 1 A in MCJROTC A in PE and F in BIO and for semester 2 I got an B+ in Art 1 F in English 1 B+ in Math 1 an A in MCJROTC B+ in PE and F in Bio I...
  16. C

    Getting into tough academies

    My name is Cody and I am 17 going into my senior year at a private college prep school. I struggled with some personal issues these past couple years and as a result my grades suffered. As of now, I have a 2.7 ( 3.0 in a public school) and play baseball, involved in 4 clubs, and am now starting...
  17. A

    Assessing my chances

    I'm just now finishing up junior year and I'd like to see how I stack up and maybe have some insight on my chances of getting in to USMA. Classes/GPA: (Notable classes, I take honors and one regular class) AP Physics, AP Human Geography, AP US History, AP Economics (2AP exams in one...
  18. C

    Grades Grades Grades...

    Currently a high school junior looking into the USAFA, My grades are OKAY(Predominantly the in mid Bs range). I was wondering if anybody has any ideas on my odds? I believe I am superbly qualified through extracurriculars, such as: Captain of the swim team at my school, model UN, Internship at...
  19. J

    ACT/SAT Scores and Grades

    I took my ACT and SAT in January and I received a 22 and a 1030. I'm aiming for a 30 on my ACT to be able to get an appointment to the academy. As of my grades, my gpa is a 3.33 and I have mostly a's and b's. I am also taking an AP class this year and multiple honors classes. I am also taking...
  20. P

    Can my Freshmen and Sophomore grades be overlooked?

    Can I still get in with a low gpa if my junior year gpa is a 4.0?
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