CREST Achiever - Kiersten Candice Sy

What's one or two achievements that you are proud of?

First is winning gold in the CREST Spell Bee Exam
2nd because my first time joining CREST Olympiads

What is your biggest fear and how do you overcome it?

Fear of failure. When taking on something new, there's no way to know if you will succeed.
Fear of not being good enough but slowly trying to cope up by learning that I cannot be always on top. 

Who is your ideal and why?
My parents, showing the real love and support and how they raised me is enough reason to think how Ideal they are.
Which public figure (sportsperson, actor, etc.) inspires you the most?
The President of the Philippines. He is a good leader and showing that no matter how many stones you throw at him, he will always stay rock for the country.
Who or what keeps you motivated?
Myself, I'm driven by results, give an example of a time I set a goal and met.
Have you thought of your career line? What do you want to become and why?
Doctor, my mom inspires me to achieve what I can and do the best what I can.
If there is one gift you would like to have, what would that be?
A mobile phone that is useful and at the same time enjoying perks of playing.
Your favourite memory that you would like to share?
Memory of travelling other country.
What's one thing about you that your friends don't know?
That I am easily get hurt because I hide if I'm hurt.
What is your secret of making friends?
I'm friendly at tye same time shy. I am actualy shy to approach first.
What are your hobbies? How do you keep a balance between your hobbies and studies?
Drawing is my hobby and it helped with my academics because drawing is partof the arts.
Which is your favourite sport? When did you start practicing and why?
Swimming, since I was 8 yrs old.
What do you love to do the most in your free time?
Rest and play with my gadget.
What are your study tips for getting better grades in school examinations?
Adopt a positive mental attitude. It's no secret that good grades help you. You've probably heard it from an early age, "Get good grades so you can get into a good school". But, why do grades matter so much? Know your learning strategies help you improve your grades so you will stand out from those with equally impressive grades.
How do you prepare for Olympiads?
Practice, practice and pray
How has appearing for Olympiad exams helped your studies?
I feel more advance and motivated
Do you have any advice or tips for students who are interested in appearing for Olympiads?
Believe I. Training and believe what you can achieve.
Name : Kiersten Candice Sy
Class : 8 (2021-22)

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