On 24th May, Richmond upon Thames College (RuTC) student, Khalil Assaf was awarded with a Jack Petchey Achievement Award for excelling in his studies and his continual hard work in class.
Khalil Assaf was nominated as his teacher felt that during his time at RuTC, he has excelled in his studies and has worked hard continually. His entire class voted that he was a worthy winner of the award. Khalil has excelled in his Level 3 Business course, due to his positive attitude towards learning, his want to help others and his regular positive contributions in class.
Khalil’s teacher, David Webb explains: “Khalil is a well-liked member of the group and demonstrates a positive attitude in and out of class and is a very proactive student. He is always seeking out opportunities to complete additional work to address gaps in his knowledge.”
Jack Petchey Awards are a peer recognition scheme which recognises the positive contributions, efforts and endeavours of young people aged 11-25 across London and Essex. These achievements include being a great role model, volunteering, overcoming personal challenges and supporting others over and above expectations.
Award winners receive a £300 grant, which can be used for anything that will benefit their class.
Learn more about studying Business and Enterprise at Richmond upon Thames College here