Throughout her eight years at Fintona, Keira exhibited the highest standards as a learner. Comments from Keira’s teachers regularly highlighted her commitment to excellence, actively seeking feedback, and thorough grasp of the concepts she studied.
In Year 11, Keira studied Unit 3/4 in Mathematical Methods, and Unit 3/4 Chinese Second Language. In Year 12, Keira studied English, Accounting, Biology, Chemistry and Psychology, achieving the School prize for Accounting and Chemistry.
Keira regularly participated in national competitions in mathematics, achieving both Distinction and High Distinctions, as well as being in the top 10% for the Mathematics Olympiad. In science competitions, Keira had similar success, including a High Distinction in the Science Olympiad.
Keira has balanced her academic studies with an ongoing commitment to School activities. She has been a School Student Representative, achieved her Bronze Medal in the Duke of Edinbugh Awards, and been a Tour Ambassador for the School.
With a passion for excellence in her chosen activities, Keira was an ardent participant in House sporting and cultural competitions, receiving House Colours for her engagement, spirit and leadership. She also represented Fintona in a range of sports, including Swimming, Softball and Triathlon, and was an accomplished musician and member of the School’s Chamber Orchestra, Chamber Choir, Fintona Voices and String Ensemble.
In her final year of secondary education, Keira was the STEM Captain, leading clubs and activities for interested students.
Keira has given her all to both her academic and co-curricular pursuits during her time at school. An engaged, caring and humble young woman, she gave herself every opportunity to achieve an outstanding VCE result.