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IMSA Application Process - Shared screen with speaker view
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
49:27
Some online schools students have used in the past to meet 8th grade science requirement: The American School, Keystone, or through NorthWestern's CTD
Blerina Valikaj-stringer
55:35
do you require also MAP and other school standardized tests
Moumita
01:06:35
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Shivani Munaga
01:11:02
Unable to see your screen
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:13:06
https://www.imsa.edu/admissions/visit-imsa/
Guadalupe Gudukoglu
01:15:42
Do you have a music program
Vedansh Wadhwani
01:16:15
What kind of tools and equipment do you have for engineering
Vasudha Gadhiraju
01:16:16
Will this recording be available?
Moorthy Ghattamaneni
01:16:17
What happens if English and Science teachers are not teaching, due to pregnancy, and there is a substitute teacher for an extended period of time? Can I get teacher recs from the substitute teachers for that class?
KK
01:16:22
Student is in PI+ Program of Naperville203 School District.This program offers Science & Math courses which are above grade level.Does 8th grade PI+ Science curriculam satisfy IMSA application requirement of High School Science course?
Yared Benitez
01:16:26
Do you offer first generation services?
Nessa Eichie
01:16:28
Do you have musicals
Blerina Valikaj-stringer
01:16:51
can we use previous teachers or are the current teachers required
Kelly Hlavac
01:16:51
Could you show us the essay questions again because the screen sharing wasn’t working
Ning Wang
01:17:20
Can both parents attend campus tour or only one parent with student can go?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:17:52
SAT: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:17:59
https://www.imsa.edu/academics/academic-programs/fine-arts/
Dariusz Szwarc
01:18:06
How do you cover arts and Humanities?
Blerina Valikaj-stringer
01:18:08
can we use the evaluation and grades of the extra classes I took during summer (like Center for talented development courses)
Charanjit Saggu
01:18:16
Do all IMSA courses provide AP credits for college ?
Shaan Manchiansetty
01:18:20
Do you guys have a Aerospace Engineering Program?
Robert Schanz
01:18:33
my son was at the STEM school in Aurora, which is now closed and the administration will not release any student info like transcripts, how is that handled?
Amy Krolow
01:18:53
Are preview days/open houses different/beneficial for students who have attended EIP this past summer.
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:19:04
Eligibility: https://www.imsa.edu/admissions/apply-to-imsa/
Dariusz Szwarc
01:19:51
What percent of students live on campus?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:20:12
IN2 Makerspace: https://www.imsa.edu/center-for-innovation-and-inquiry/maker-programs-makerspace/
Eva Beck
01:20:50
what is your admissions rate?
Puneet Jain
01:20:53
Is there a deadline when a student has to take the SAT test?
Puneet Jain
01:22:29
can a student also provide recommendations from last year's teachers who spent more time with him/her
Debjani Mukherjee
01:22:53
I am in ninth grade, but can I get teacher recommendations from my eight grade teachers?
Belema
01:23:12
Is there a kind of bridge program to catchup 9th grade work for successfully admitted 8th graders?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:24:03
Academic Support: https://www.imsa.edu/academics/academic-support-services/Writing center: https://www.imsa.edu/academics/the-writing-center/
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:24:09
CAC webpage: https://www.imsa.edu/academics/college-and-academic-counseling/
Anand Wadhwani
01:24:19
what are the SAT score expectations?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:24:51
Fine arts:https://www.imsa.edu/academics/academic-programs/fine-arts/
Maxwell Diouf
01:24:58
My students Math and Science classes don't start until the second semester how will that affect there application?
Dong Han
01:26:14
Essay #2. the obstacle—does it need to be STEM related, or it can be any obstacles? Thank you.
Blerina Valikaj-stringer
01:26:25
do you have a limit of how many teacher evaluation you accept?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:27:02
SAT: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:27:18
sat for under 13 years old: https://form.collegeboard.org/f/contact-sat
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:27:30
CAC Profile: https://indd.adobe.com/view/0ab743cc-09d5-43fc-95a1-d7249c51587a
Anand Wadhwani
01:27:49
can you share some details on how essays are evaluated?
Jing Lei
01:28:20
Do you have dance class or club?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:28:40
Student activities: https://www.imsa.edu/student-life/student-engagement/student-activities/
Moorthy Ghattamaneni
01:28:49
The SAT is required this year, right?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:30:14
Academics: https://www.imsa.edu/academic-programs/
Nessa Eichie
01:30:47
What if you’re taking a language but want to stop that and start a different language
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:30:54
Further Placement testing questions: prinoffc@imsa.edu
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:31:26
SIR: https://www.imsa.edu/academics/student-inquiry-and-research-sir/
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:32:06
IMSA registrar: https://www.imsa.edu/academics/registrar/
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:32:48
Promise: https://www.imsa.edu/youth-outreach/promise-program/
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:33:04
Stem league: https://www.imsa.edu/youth-outreach/stem-league-grades-7-10/RISE: https://www.imsa.edu/youth-outreach/online-learning-grades-9-12/Summer at IMSA: https://www.imsa.edu/youth-outreach/summerimsa/
Anand Wadhwani
01:34:03
How long the essays are expected to be?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:34:13
IN2 Makerspace: https://www.imsa.edu/center-for-innovation-and-inquiry/maker-programs-makerspace/
Kelly Hlavac
01:34:56
Thank you for sharing the essays again.
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:35:06
SAT: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register
Vedansh Wadhwani
01:36:47
Do we need to take the sat essay
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:37:26
Just SAT, you do not need to do SAT With Essay
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:38:35
Excel:https://www.imsa.edu/academics/excel-program/
Ning Wang
01:39:13
How many words requirement for parent essay?
Anand Wadhwani
01:39:22
For "activity list" (application requirement), do you have any specific template?
Shaan Manchiansetty
01:39:33
Can 9th Graders Reapply?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:40:43
CAC webpage: https://www.imsa.edu/academics/college-and-academic-counseling/
Puneet Jain
01:42:26
Do you also evaluate applications on SAT Essay scores?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:42:53
We do not evaluate College Board Essay scores during application review. Only SAT scores.
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:44:05
The only essays we review are the required ones in the IMSA application
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:44:22
Clubs:https://www.imsa.edu/student-life/student-engagement/clubs-and-organizations/
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:45:24
World Languages: https://www.imsa.edu/academics/academic-programs/world-languages/
Shaan Manchiansetty
01:45:25
What is the word count for the essays?
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:46:36
Eligibility: https://www.imsa.edu/admissions/apply-to-imsa/
Vynnessa Winberg (IMSA)
01:47:18
Contact an Admissions Counselor: https://www.imsa.edu/admissions/admissions-team/Have questions? Email admissions@imsa.edu
Julie
01:47:29
Thank you so much for your time and information!
Kelly Hlavac
01:47:41
Thank you very much!
Puneet Jain
01:47:41
thanks for hosting this session
KK
01:47:45
Thank you very much.
Jing Lei
01:47:46
thank you for sharing
Arden Urbasic
01:47:52
Thank you
Yared Benitez
01:47:54
Thank you!
Caleb
01:47:54
Thank you!
Guadalupe Gudukoglu
01:47:54
Thank u
Shaan Manchiansetty
01:47:56
Thank You So Much Guys. It was very informative! Have a Good Day
Vedansh Wadhwani
01:47:57
Thank you!
Belema
01:48:01
Thank you!