Senior Makes LMP History
April 06, 2015
Lake Mary Preparatory School is proud to announce that Senior Marcus Grey has been accepted to Harvard University. Prior to this, Marcus has also been accepted to Princeton and Columbia Universities, as well as several other outstanding institutions, making him the first in Lake Mary Prep history to be accepted to three Ivy League Schools.
According to U.S. News and World Report, these three schools are currently ranked 1, 2, and 4 nationally, and as seen in the attached article, Harvard has accepted 5.3% of more than 37,000 applications they received, and Columbia’s acceptance rate this year was 6.1%. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/harvard-rejections-multiply-misery-finds-040100775.html.
"This is such an amazing achievement for Marcus," said Daron Gallina, Director of College Guidance. "We are incredibly proud of his hard work to accomplish his goal of attending an Ivy League School, and of the man he has become both inside and outside the classroom. We all greatly look forward to hearing his final decision!"