Academic Excellence

Presented by Marie Donnelly, Skills Development Scotland
 

An image showing the award being collected on behalf of Elle Wyatt High School of Dundee
Award collected on behalf of Elle Wyatt, High School of Dundee


Elle Wyatt is the winner of the Academic Excellence Award at the SQA Star Awards 2017. Elle’s committed and conscientious approach to her studies at the High School of Dundee led to the achievement of five A passes at Higher, with an average mark of 96%. In sixth year, Elle studied four subjects at Advanced Higher and secured the joint top mark in Scotland in two subjects.

Elle also found the time to be a key member of the school’s very successful Chemistry quiz team.

Elle has now taken up her place to read Natural Sciences (Physics) at Trinity College, Cambridge.

 

 

An image showing the Highly Comended award being collected by Alexander Fruh, St Aloysius's College.
Highly Commended, Alexander Früh, St Aloysius’ College, Glasgow

 

An image showing the Highly Comended award being collected by James Gillespie's High School.
Highly Commended, Jamie Clarkson, James Gillespie's High School, Edinburgh