Aysha Sanzid - Student of the Month - July 2019

Year 9 student, Aysha Sanzid, has been awarded 'Student of the Month' for July 2019.

Aysha is a very worthy recipient of this award; her teachers all used words like 'hardworking', 'determined', 'reliable', 'polite' in their comments below. Aysha embodies all the qualities of a young person who is an absolute credit to herself and to the College community as a whole. Brilliant work, Aysha and congratulations from everyone here at Newton Abbot College.

Aysha receiving her award from Mr Cornish
Aysha receiving her award from Mr Cornish


“Aysha is a hardworking and determined student who puts 100% effort into everything she does. She is a role model to others who may find things hard to begin with but works hard to correct this.”

B Martin, Teacher of Physical Education

“Aysha has made an excellent start to the GCSE French course. She participates confidently in speaking tasks, shows a genuine interest in the language and culture and has a really positive attitude to her learning. Homework is always done on time and to a very high standard. She has the makings of a very good linguist and is always a pleasure to teach.”

C Pollard, Teacher of French

“Aysha always actively listens in Religious Studies so she that can challenge herself in all tasks. She thinks deeply about new ideas in the subject and constructs her answers to show this. Aysha always completes her home learning to an excellent standard and scores highly in her Knowledge Organiser assessments. Her dedication and commitment to learning is a huge asset; she is an excellent role model.”

C Cowan, Teacher of Religious Studies & Psychology and Raising Achievement Leader KS3

“Aysha is a very valued member of Durrell house; she is a conscientious student who tries her best at everything.”

T Dommett, Head of Durrell House

“Aysha is a highly motivated student who consistently works hard. She demonstrates outstanding dedication and resilience when developing programming skills for web design.”

R Dell, Teacher of ICT

“Aysha works consistently hard in Religious Studies. She is a quiet, studious, polite, well-motivated student who puts her best efforts into every task. Aysha is utterly reliable, meets all deadlines and has very good listening skills. She takes a genuine pride in her work and produces her very best, whatever the task. Aysha is a real pleasure to teach and deserves the very real progress that she is achieving. She is a credit to Newton Abbot College.”

Team Leader of Religious Studies

“Aysha has made excellent progress in Geography since the start of this academic year. She actively listens with an intense level of concentration. It is notable that Aysha has come on leaps and bounds in terms of her self-confidence both as a learner but also as a young person at Newton Abbot College. Her written work is of the highest standards and truly augurs well for her GCSEs and beyond into Sixth Form.”

D Evans, Teacher of Geography

“Aysha is always polite, punctual and hardworking. She always has a go at the most challenging of maths problems and is able to give accurate and clear explanations of how she solves the problem and why she has chosen a certain method to do so.”

A Sowden, Teacher of Mathematics

“Aysha is a hardworking student who always gives fantastic answers in class and looks for the next challenge. She is a key member of the class and is willing to help support students around her. She is conscientious and this shines through when working on practical tasks, often her group is the first to finish and has the best results. Aysha is a pleasure to teach and I look forward to celebrating her achievements in science.”

C Stubbs, Teacher of Science

“Aysha is a very capable student who always works to the best of her ability. It was a pleasure to see her gaining in confidence over Year 7 and 8. Her practical skills were excellent, as she took her time and followed instructions”

Teacher of Science

Student of the Month Newton Abbot College Ofsted Good Secondary School 2
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