Hello everybody, I am entering my junior year and hoping to receive an appointment to the Naval Academy in the near future. I feel like I am doing everything right. Please tell me if there are places in which I can improve on. Academics: 4.0 weighted gpa/3.9 unweighted Haven't taken SAT yet Top 10% of my class. Pretty competitive school. Newport Harbor in Newport Beach CA Plan on having taken around 9 AP courses by graduation Academic excellence award x2 Sports: Varsity Crew/Rowing Novice regional, state and southwest champions One of the top teams in the nation with varsity coming in 2nd place by .1 seconds at nationals Extracurriculars: Founded my own non-profit benefiting soldiers returning from combat. www.suitingupsoldiers.com President of non-profit Founder/officer of local volunteering club 100+ hours of community service Member of 4 clubs around school Junior mentoring program- mentor is a senior captain at American Airlines Thanks for reading this! PS: I'm thinking of joining CAP (civil air patrol) and getting a job as a waiter or at a flight training center to help save costs on getting a pilots license.