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Three cheers for Territory’s top students

Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Sharon Bell (centre) congratulates high-achieving Central Australian students Mark Robertson, Ella Syme, Anna Miers and Sarah Moore Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Sharon Bell (centre) congratulates high-achieving Central Australian students Mark Robertson, Ella Syme, Anna Miers and Sarah Moore

Charles Darwin University has acknowledged the Territory’s top high school students during celebrations in Alice Springs and Darwin.

With some students sharing the same rankings, nine students from Darwin and four from Alice Springs featured in the top 10 Australian Tertiary Admission Rankings for the NT.

Each received $200 from CDU and a certificate from the NT Board of Studies.

Anna Miers, a Centralian Senior College student who studied VET media at Alice Springs campus, received the top score with 99.9.

The top ATAR students:
Anna Miers, Centralian Senior College 99.9; Yo Kwon, Darwin High School 99.7; Meg Smith, Darwin High School 99.6; Lara Whitehouse, Essington 99.45; Miles Elkington, Casuarina Senior College 99.25; Sarah Moore, Centralian Senior College 99.25; Ella Syme, St Philip’s College 99; Sampathawaduge Silva, Casuarina Senior College 99; Kavi Shah, Darwin High School 99; Shannon Kieran, Casuarina Senior College 98.9; Tayler Cosentino, Casuarina  Senior College 98.8; Mark Robertson, St Philip’s College 98.8; and Kaavya Weerasundera, Darwin High School, 98.8.