GCSE joy for Zainab

GCSE joy for Zainab

Zainab Azam

Zainab Azam

Zainab Azam

Zainab Azam

First published in News

FROM jittery to joyful, these pictures capture what GCSE results meant to every pupil across Oxfordshire yesterday.

With a shaking hand Zainab Azam opened her envelope and read her results: one A*, eight As, three Bs.

The Oxford Spires Academy pupil, 16, said: “I’m really happy. I’ve done better in some subjects than I thought I would. When I finished my physics exam I wasn’t too sure how I’d done, but it’s all been okay.“ Zainab, from Cowley, added: “I was predicted high grades so the pressure of keeping up with that was tough. I didn’t want to disappoint anybody, but I don’t think I have.”

Now Zainab is planning to take A-Levels at the East Oxford academy and then study dentistry at university.

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