OW - Isaac Kong Award winning fund raiser and full time boarder
“The IB programme, which I hadn’t considered before, gave me the opportunity to thrive as a person and hone my interests in several subjects.”
Isaac was an Upper School Prefect and one of Whitgift's Academic Scholars having achieved 9A* and 3As in IGCSE.
He has a keen interest in Medical Sciences and holds an offer to read Medicine at Hong Kong University. He has completed work experience at St Thomas’ Hospital and enjoyed attending various lectures from gene therapy to causes of cancer.
With some of his peers, he was an organiser of several fundraising activities for the WOHAA Charity, raising most funds for children in Malawi. Through this process he learnt values of teamwork and compassion. The team received an award for their fundraising efforts and became Wings of Hope Achievement Winners.