Congratulations to Year 11 student, Elysia Stent, who has been named as the College's Student of the Month for December 2016.
Elysia is an incredibly worthy winner, as is shown by the comments below. Well done from all of us at Newton Abbot College, Elysia!!
"Elysia is consistently making progress in science; she is one of the most hardworking students I have ever taught. Elysia has a commendable level of maturity towards her studies and whatever she does she will put all her effort into it so I am so pleased she is being awarded Student of the Month, she really deserves it."
Miss J Craig Teacher of Science
"Elysia is a bright and happy student.
She is creative and enthusiastic about what we do in class.
She was calm and confident in her speaking exam where she achieved an A*."
Mrs L Gomez Teacher of Modern Languages
"Elysia is an absolute pleasure to teach. She genuinely enjoys a challenge and she loves getting to grips with new ideas or arguing a point of view. She has regularly attended extra revision sessions all year and she always strives to do her best. Elysia is an excellent role model to her peers. She has done brilliantly in her Religious Studies mock exam and deserves every success in the GCSE."
Mrs S Shute Team Leader Religious Studies
"Elysia is a stand out student in English. Her ability to analyse language on a conceptual basis is of A Level standard. She is a mature and profoundly dedicated student. Her capacity to actively listen and respond to feedback is superlative. Well deserved Elysia, and well done!"
Mrs L Thomas Teacher of English
"Elysia always completes work to a high standard and demonstrates her subject knowledge through extended answers. Elysia completed her mock exams to a high standard, which gives me great hopes for her in the summer."
Mrs J Doulin Teacher of Geography and Sociology