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  • Featured Colleges & Boarding Schools

     Darlington School – Rome, Georgia

    • Coeducational, college-preparatory school for students in pre-K through grade 12, with boarding in grades 9-12.
    • 95% of Darlington alumni graduate from college on time or early.
    • In the past 5 years, Darlington seniors have been awarded over $29.7 million in college scholarships, not including HOPE
    • The 135 members of the Class of 2012 were accepted to 181 different colleges and universities and attended 74 institutions in 24 states; Washington, D.C.; and Canada.
    • In 2012, 173 Darlington students took a total of 392 AP Exams, and 80.3% of these exams scored 3 or higher. Nationally, the average number of exams scoring 3 or higher is only 61%.
    • Darlington’s student body represents 43 countries and 14 states

Was your child wait listed?

Wait list

So you are wait listed….

There are several things you can do to help your chances:

1) make sure you let them know you want to be put on the waiting list

2)talk with your guidance counselor for their recommendations

3)correspond with the admissions rep, advise them of your genuine interest in the school.

4)send the college any updates on your resume, awards, honors, etc.

In summary, look at it this way…

The college wants to learn more about you and why you think you would be a good fit at their institution

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