From bottom of the class to dux: Kristen scores entry into medical science


Once top of the class in primary school, Kristen struggled to keep her marks up during senior grades, coming last in her cohort in English by the end of her penultimate schooling year. She made the bold decision to move schools, to Loyola Senior College in Mount Druitt at the start of year 12, where she "knuckled down”.

She has now made dux of her school and received an early offer to study medical science at the University of NSW.

Read the full article online in the Sydney Morning Herald