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    Tell me how to improve?

    Hello. I'm an incoming sophomore and I would appreciate it if some folks could tell me what I could improve. GPA - Unweighted 3.22 Weighted 3.77 Academics - On track to earn an associates when I graduate high school, going into algebra 2, have taken English comp 121/122, and I am taking...
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    What are my chances of getting in?

    Here is a mini resume: I am a rising senior in high school. I have a 4.46 GPA, a 1250 SAT score, am the President of Interact Club, treasurer of Business Professionals of America, the alto saxophone section leader in my band, have 100+ community service and am currently working a job. I am...
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    Creating JROTC in my HS

    Howdy y’all My school has no JROTC. I want to change this and create one for my school even though I am going to be a senior. Any advice or tips at all for me? Who should I contact to discuss with? What would be the requirements? I am planning on talking with my grade’s counselor and a veteran...
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    Military Boarding Schools (Female / High School)

    Hi all, I am new to this forum and am looking for some advice about what military boarding school to send our daughter to. Our 15 yo daughter is finishing her freshman year in high school. Bottom line question is--what is the best coed military boarding school for FEMALE high schoolers? We...
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    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...
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    Average GPA?

    Just wondering but does anyone know what the average high school unweighted and weighted gpa is for cadets? I know about 80% are in the top 20% of their class but does anyone know their actual high school gpa?
  7. Air Force7

    Recommendations for Air Force Academy

    Hey all, I am 14 years old and I have made the decision to apply for USAFA when I am 17. I am looking for advice on what to do now to strengthen my application. I am a freshman in a STEM high school, I take 10th-grade math, pre-ap biology, CE (Concurrent Enrollment at a college) English...
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    Cadet Command Scholarship Hopeful

    Hi there, I am a current high school senior with high hopes of being selected for the 3 year AD ROTC Cadet Command Scholarship, or even the 4 year option. Despite my hope and desire to be granted this scholarship, my application is very uneven and worries me. Freshman through sophomore year...
  9. 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...
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    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...
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    HS ROTC ---> University ROTC

    Say a high school student was a cadet for their state's national guard or the AROTC and they were looking at some schools outside of their state. Would it be possible for them to start over again in the new state's ROTC program whether it be the AFROTC, AROTC, NROTC, etc for a chance at a needed...
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    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...
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    USMA SLE Session 1 Accepted 2018

    Hey guys! For everyone that was accepted into SLE 2018 session 1 Congratulations! I wanted to make this thread so we could get to know each other and answer any questions that we may have. If you could please introduce yourself and say where your from that would be great, Thanks!
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    Dropping a class as a 2nd-semester HS senior

    Hey all. Just got my LOA back in December. There's one class I'd like to drop, Human Physiology & Anatomy, that is simply an elective and isn't important for graduation or any other science requirement. I've already taken AP Physics, AP Chem and AP Bio so it's not like I'm weak in science. Does...
  15. CALM4LIFE

    Playing Sports For Admission TO USNA

    I have a question does playing badminton jv/varsity in high school count for USNA??
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    Graduating early from high school

    I am a Sophomore in High School and I am highly interested in the service academies, particularly West Point. I am currently enrolled in all Honors and some AP classes, I have straight A's, a 4.65 GPA, lots of leadership experience(through Civil Air Patrol), and I play sports(Football, Golf)...
  17. amc

    Virtual High School on Application

    How would the academy view it if I completed high school via Florida Virtual School? I have 3 years left. I want to do virtual school because the regular classes at my school move too slowly. My classmates also aren't serious and slow the class down even more. With virtual school, I would be...
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    Should I take the ASVAB?

    I am new to this site, but I am a junior in high school and I wish to either participate in AFROTC or go to the academy in Colorado Springs. My school is offering a free ASVAB test in December, and I don't know if I should take it. Will it be of any benefit to me, and are my scores automatically...
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    Going to a New School as a Junior... HELP!!!

    So for the past two years, my dad (now retired) was stationed at Camp Lejeune, NC. As a result, I attended Lejeune High School, which has about 500 students. While there, I was my class's president, I played varsity baseball and ran cross-country, was in a school play, Honors classes, JROTC, and...
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