Victor Gao

Victor Gao

Note: Although this website is as accurate as possible, information from specially-prepared applications will always be more recent and relevant.


Awards

  • Top 2%, American Mathematics Competition | 2019
  • Top 1.5%, Canadian Computing Competition | 2019

See all

Experience

President - VP Computer Science (VPCS) | Sep 2018 - Jun 2021

  • Gave lessons about important algorithms and data structures at Victoria Park CI
  • Helped students perform better in class and at programming contests
  • Developed VP’s own coding competition participated in by schools around Toronto
  • Fostered student interest in computer science through promotion and club enjoyability, growing the club from 7 to over 60 members

Swimming Instructor - Chaco Swim | Sep 2017 - Mar 2018

  • Taught swimming classes of 4-8 children
  • Encouraged students and helped them improve their skill

Shareholder, VP of Marketing - JA company program | Oct 2017 - May 2018

  • Worked as a team to create and run a company
  • Adapted and solved problems to a profit despite unfavorable circumstances

School involvement

  • VPCS president
  • VEX robotics
  • Model United Nations club executive
  • Archery team leader

See all

Projects

Solar System Website | 2017

Personal Website | 2019

More samples of work

Skills

Computer programming: C,C++, Java, Python, Turing, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, LaTeX

Education

Main page

High school (2017 - 2021)

  • School: Victoria Park CI (Toronto Canada)
  • Pursuing IB diploma

SAT test

  • Math II subject test: 800/800 points