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Twenty Cherry Creek Schools seniors earn perfect ACT/SAT scores
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Ansley Avis
​Hannah Cussen
Ethan ElgavishMatthew FoxTagleet Geltser
Hunter, Kylie.jpegJung, Gloria.jpegKumar, Aditya.jpegLao, Grace.jpegLee, Christopher.jpeg
Kylie HunterGloria JungAditya Kumar Grace LaoChristopher Lee
Mane, Siddharth.jpegMayordomo, Ana.jpegMoes, Rachel.jpegOlsen, Ryan.jpeg
Siddharth ManeAna MayordomoRachel MoesPaul NicknishRyan Olsen
Patel, Daivi.jpegScott, Jared.jpegSingh, Isani.jpegSowrirajan, Hari.jpeg
Daivi PatelEmily PowisJared ScottIsani Singh
Hari Sowrirajan


Seventeen seniors in the Cherry Creek School District earned a perfect score of 36 on the ACT test and two received a perfect score of 1600 on the SAT test during the 2017 calendar year. One student, Hari Sowrirajan, earned a perfect score on both exams.

“It is a remarkable accomplishment to earn a perfect score on one of these rigorous, college admissions tests,” said Dr. Harry Bull, superintendent of Cherry Creek Schools. “To earn a perfect score on both exams is truly extraordinary. It is my pleasure to congratulate these students and commend them for their commitment to academic excellence. Their performance is also a testament to the support they have received over the years from their teachers and families.”

Typically, just over 2 million students take the ACT each year, and less than 2,000 of them earn a perfect score. That’s less than one-tenth of one percent. Similarly, just a fraction of the 1.8 million students who take the SAT annually earn a perfect score.

Congratulations to these students!

Perfect ACT score:
•    Ansley Avis – Cherry Creek High School
•    Hannah Cussen  – Cherry Creek High School
•    Ethan Elgavish – Cherry Creek High School
•    Tagleet Geltser – Cherry Creek High School
•    Kylie Hunter – Cherry Creek High School
•    Gloria Jung – Cherry Creek High School
•    Aditya Kumar – Cherry Creek High School
•    Grace Lao – Cherry Creek High School
•    Christopher Lee – Cherry Creek High School
•    Ana Mayordomo – Cherry Creek High School
•    Rachel Moes – Cherry Creek High School
•    Paul Nicknish – Cherry Creek High School
•    Ryan Olsen – Cherokee Trail High School
•    Daivi Patel – Cherokee Trail High School
•    Emily Powis – Cherry Creek High School
•    Jared Scott – Cherry Creek High School
•    Isani Singh – Cherry Creek High School
•    Hari Sowrirajan – Cherry Creek High School

Perfect SAT score:
•    Matthew Fox – Grandview High School
•    Hari Sowrirajan – Cherry Creek High School
•    Siddharth Mane – Cherry Creek High School

The ACT is broken into four parts: English, math, reading and science reasoning. Each part is scored on its own scale of 1 to 36. A student’s overall test score is the average of those parts. The SAT has two, 800-point sections: mathematics, and critical reading and writing. Both tests are accepted by most colleges and universities as one of the considerations for college admission.

Posted 2/5/2018 3:38 PM
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