The CISWA WA International School Student of the Year Award is about recognising the significant contribution that international students make to the Western Australian community.

CISWA seeks to acknowledge an international student, who has demonstrated academic excellence and has contributed to enhancing the student experience both in the school and in the community.

In selecting the recipient of this award, the student’s achievements and contributions during their time as an international student in Australia were taken into consideration. Additional weight was given to any activities which promote interaction with Australian students and with the local community.

The CISWA Award Winners were announced on 10th December 2020 at StudyPerth AGM and Christmas Mixer at Optus Stadium.

Congratulations to TO TRAN LUU from Kent Street Senior High School for being chosen the 2020 WA INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL STUDENT OF THE YEAR.

2020 WINNER: To Tran Luu, Year 12, Kent Street Senior High School

To Tran has completed her Year 12 studies at Kent St Senior High School. To Tran’s willingness to volunteer in a number of extracurricular programs offered at KSSHS has allowed her a platform to share her value sets and inspire the interaction and participation of Australian and international students in wider community events.

To Tran has achieved exemplary academic results. Whilst her main interests have consistently centred around the sciences, mathematics and LOTE subject areas, her willingness to work hard and extend herself have seen her achieve Top Student Subject Awards in; Mathematics, English, Japanese, Science and Humanities and Social Sciences. It has been To Tran’s achievements in her final year of high school education, that have set her apart.

She has also been continually active as a student leader in the school, arranging several programs and mentoring younger students. She has also been highly successful in the International Duke of Edinburgh Awards, leading community projects and supporting other students.

Paul Read from WA Department of Education presents the WA International School Student Award to To Tran Luu

This award was proudly sponsored by: