In which year group did you join King’s?
I joined King’s Ely International (KEI) in Year 11.
What A-Level grades did you achieve?
Religious Studies – A*, Maths – A*, History – A, Further Maths – A
EPQ – ‘What is the Buddhist position on free will?’ – A*
What University/Institution are you going to and what will you be studying?
I am going to Magdalene College, Cambridge to study Philosophy.
Are you going to University this year, or are you taking a gap year?
I am going to University this year.
What career path do you plan on pursuing?
Hopefully I will go on to study Philosophy at Master or PhD level, and then stay in Academia.
What else did you participate in during your time at King’s?
I was an International Scholar and I was a boarder in Hill House. Also, I enjoyed being a member of ‘An Other Club’, which is a discussion club enabling students to talk about a range of topics, including History, Politics, and Philosophy.
Do you feel that you have been well supported at King’s?
Yes, I always received not only academic support, but mental support too – both in school and in the boarding house.
What will you miss most about King’s and what did you enjoy most during your time here?
What I will miss most is life in Hill House with my friends. Also, Mrs Jackson and Mr Jackson always organised different activities, which made life in the boarding house so enjoyable. I loved our Chinese New Year meal and water fight the most!
In what ways do you think King’s is unique or special compared to other schools?
I think King’s is unique for its quirky but fun traditions and activities, such as Hoop Trundle and OsFest.
Describe King’s in three words!