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DrewMcComas

Pleasefilloutthisformasaccuratelyandcompletely.Dontbeafraidtobragaboutyourselfalittle.Your
counselorandteacherswillusethisinformationinrecommendingyouforscholarships,collegeadmission,and
otherhonors/awards.

SECTION1:GENERALINFORMATION
FullName:EdwardAndrewMcComasNickname:Drew
DateofBirth:5/01/00
HomePhone:7046607042
EmailAddress:rapidspin@windstream.net
NameofParentsyoulivewith:AmyandEddieMcComas
FathersPlaceofEmployment:MSCIndustrialWkPhone:7049872705
MothersPlaceofEmployment:MooresvilleMiddleSchoolWkPhone:7046582720
Siblings(Name&Ages):n/a
YearofGraduation: 2018

SECTION2:ACADEMICANDTESTINGINFORMATION

ACADEMICS:
UnweightedOverallGPA:3.9844
WeightedOverallGPA:4.4844
ClassRank:_17_outof_463_

TESTING:
PSAT/SAT:
DateTaken:___________OverallScore:______Reading:______Math:______Writing:______
DateTaken:___________OverallScore:______Reading:______Math:______Writing:______
DateTaken:___________OverallScore:______Reading:______Math:______Writing:______

ACT:

DateTaken:___________
OverallScore:______English:_______Math:______Science:______Writing:_____

DateTaken:___________
OverallScore:______English:_______Math:______Science:______Writing:_____

HaveyouregisteredforafutureACT/SAT?Yesor
No
Date:__________

SECTION3:CLUBS,HONORS,&AWARDS
(
Beginwith9
th
grade)

ClubsandOrganizations:
Nameofclubororganization

Responsibilities

YearsInvolved/Grades

ModelUnitedNations

Secretary,RollCall,4thinCharge 9thGrade

FusionPercussion

MusicianandPerformerinFront
Ensemble

9th,10thGrade

AwardsandHonors:
NameofAward

ReasonforAward

Year

HighSchoolJazzAwardReceived Excellenceandoverall
WhileAttendingMarsHill
musicianshipintheHighSchool
SummerMusicCamp
JazzBand

2015

OutstandingScienceAward

ExcellenceinScienceinthearea
ofBiology

2015

ExtraCurricularActivities:
Activity

Responsibilities/Positions

MarchingBand

FrontEnsemble

2013Present

Year


SECTION4:VOLUNTEERANDWORK
Volunteer/CommunityService:
Activity

Responsibilities/Positions

Year

4HoursatHeartAuctiontoraise
moneyforAsheCounty(NC)
HeartAssociation

Runnerbetweenordersandbids
onnewitems

2015

1CommunityServiceHoursat
MooresvilleIntermediateSchool
DJingaDance

HelpDJandperformwithMr.
Alexander/DJAlxJ

2015

WorkExperience:
Employedby

Responsibilities/Positions

Year

SECTION5:GETTINGTOKNOWYOU
1.Whatdoyouconsideryourstrongestpersonalasset?Why?

Inmyopinion,mystrongestpersonaltraitwouldhavetobethatIamresponsible.Whilebeing
prettybasic,ImaintainthisbeliefbecauseIcangetthingsdonewhentheyneedtobedoneandIhave
keptupwithmybusyschedulebybalancingmyresponsibilitieswhichhasallowedmylifetorunsmooth
andefficiently.

2.Whatisyourbiggestweakness?Why?

MybiggestweaknesswouldmostlikelybethatIcanbestubborn.IusuallybelievethatIam
right,evenwhenImnot,andItrymybesttoconvinceothersthesame.Thisprovesasaweakness
becauseitcanpreventmefromseeingtheintuitiveandcreativeideasothershave.

3.Whatthreeadjectivesbestdescribeyou?
A.Accountable
B.Humerous

C.Intuitive

4.Listthreeteachers,mentors,orcoacheswhowouldspeakhighlyofyou.
A.Mr.RenaeWhite
B.Mrs.CindyDunagan
C.Mr.MichaelKelley

5.Identifysomethingsyouwouldlikeforsomeonewritingarecommendationtoknowaboutyou?
(
Hardshipsyouhaveovercomeaccomplishmentsyoureparticularlyproudof,ect.)

Inarecommendation,IwouldlikepeopletowriteaboutmyJazzAwardIreceivedattheMars
HillSummerMusicCamp.IalsotakeprideinthemusicthatIcreatebecauseitcanshowmycreativeas
wellastechnicalsideandhowitappliestomusic.

Finally,IamextremelyproudofthefactthatIhave
performedwithFusionPercussionthelastthreeyearsinthefrontensemble.FusionPercussionisan
indoorpercussiongroupbasedoutofConcord,NCandcompetesinthelocalCWEAcircuitaswellas
WGI,aninternationalcircuit.

6.Isthereanythingunusualoruniqueaboutyourfamilyculturalbackground,traditions,shared
interestsandactivities,familysizeandyourplaceinorderofthechildren,travel,crises,etc.thathas
hadasignificantimpactonyou?

Ithinkmyfamily'sinterestinmusicasreallyhadanimpactonme.Withoutmyparents
participatinginMarchingBandthroughouthighschoolandcollege,IdontthinkIwouldhaveevery
beeninitmyself.TheirinvolvementhasmademelovemusicmorethananythingelseIdoinmylife.

7.Whatareyourhobbiesorinterestsoutsideofschool?Explainwhy.

Mybiggesthobbyoutsideofschoolwouldbewritingmusic.Ilovewritingandproducingmusic
becauseIlovethefeelingmusicgivespeople,andIwanttogivepeoplethesamefeelingIhave.Ialso
enjoyplayingtennisandtabletenniswithmydad.OneofmyfavoriteswouldbejoiningFusion
PercussioneveryweekendsoIcanexcelinmymusicianship.

8.Listatleasttwoofyouracademicstrengthsandgiveatleastoneexample.(Bespecifici.e.,problem
solving,writing,creativethinking.Donotjustlistyourstrongsubjectareas.)

OneofmyacademicstrengthswouldbecreativethinkingbecauseIamgoodathavingaintuitive
ideaforquestionsorworksofartIencounterinschool.Anexamplewouldbeinband,whereIhave
addedmyownflavortothemusicweplaybychangingtheparttofitmoreharmonicallyandadding
dynamics.Ithinkarathernewacademicstrengthofminewouldbewriting.Overthelasttwoyears,my
writinghasgottenalotbetterbecauseoftheamountofessaysandpapersIhavewritten.Oneexample
wouldbetheMyWorldessayIwroteinEnglishthissemester,whereIpridedmyselfontheeloquence
ofwritingaswellasdetailsincluded.

9.Whatareyourproudestpersonalandacademicaccomplishmentsduringhighschool?

Personal:MyproudestpersonalaccomplishmentwouldhavetobethatIhavegottenmore
comfortablewithpeople.IvemademorefriendsinhighschoolaswellasIhavegottenbetterattalking
infrontofotherpeopleortheclass.

Academic:Myproudestacademicaccomplishmentwouldhavetohavebeenreceivingthe
nominationforPercussionfortheGovernorsSchool.Itsjustanominationsofar,butIamenjoyingthe
chancetogo.

10.HaveyoumetwithyourcounseloratMHS?Dotheyknowwhoyouare?Wouldtheyrememberyou?

Ihavemetwithmycounseloronce becauseIhadaquestionaboutmycoursesthisyear,butshe
mostlikelywouldntknowwhoIamorrememberme.