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The girls varsity soccer team plays Eastlake Oct. 7, 2017. Becoming a captain of a sport, such as soccer, is valued by college admissions because it shows initiative, according to Guidance Department Chairwoman Eileen Blattner.

No More Long Lists

December 22, 2017

How Much do Students Need AP?

Sarah-Jane Lorenzo, Editor in Chief

April 8, 2013

When it comes to college, it is good to be ahead of the game. But is it necessary? Students are often advised to start preparing early, but as schools fight to boost their prestige and selectivity by appealing to more highly...

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