Wall of Fame

Here are a selection of our former pupils who have gone on to do well at Secondary School.  Read about what they are studying and what they hope to achieve beyond school education.
Mohamed Djalo
Mohamed always gives 100% in whatever is asked of him. Since joining Benfield School, he has made many new friends and his behaviour and attitude is excellent. His work is always of a very high standard and he is in set 1 and 2 for all subjects (and is making better than average progress!). He also recently entered a completion at Percy Hedley for Table Cricket and his team won GOLD!  He has also qualified in the  Regional Disability Athletics for shot put and 100m.

Jerry Folorunsho             

Jerry is studying Biology, Maths and Chemistry at Excelsior Academy and is planning to go to University to study Pharmacy.



Izzul Zalani         
Izzul gained 12 GCSE’S all at grade B or above and Triple Science A grades! He recently received a Geography award at Excelsior's Annual Awards Evening.  He would like to go to University in the future.
Nicole Malloy    
Nicole is studying Health and Social Studies, Business Studies and Hospitality at Excelsior College and she would like to go to University.
Klaudie Balazova

Klaudie is at Excelsior College studying Health and Social Studies and Business Studies and wants to work in Retail Management.


Sophie Edgar
Sophie is studying Health and Social Studies, Child Care and Hospitality at Excelsior Academy. She would like to go to University and have a career working with children.


Farmun Samadi
In Year 11 at Excelsior Academy, Farmun studies Geography, Art, Product Design  and IT at Excelsior Academy.   He would like to go to college and become a Civil Engineer.
Aimna Mahmood
Aimna recently came back to visit us from Sacred Heart and did a week's work experience in the classroom.  She studies IT, Geography, Business and Health and Social Studies and hopes to go to University in the future.

Attaullah Samadi

At Excelsior Academy, Attaullah achieved 8 GCSE grades at C or above and gained the English Baccalaureate.  He is studying Psychology, Chemistry and Biology and won an outstanding award for English.  He would like to go to University to continue in Science.


Sariye Hazendaroglu      
Sariye achieved 7 GCSE grades including Maths and English at C or above.  She's now in Excelsior College studying Media Studies, Travel and Tourism and Business Studies.  She's planning to go to University to study International Business Management.
Katrin Mihalov

Katrin studies Art, Health and Social Studies and Psychology at Excelsior Academy. She would like to go to University to study to be an Art Therapist.

Romeo Ilie

Romeo is studying Computing, Sociology and Science at Excelsior College and he would like to open his own business one day.



Gary Chapman
In Year 11, he won an award for outstanding progress in PE/Sport at Excelsior Academy. He would like to join the Armed Forces in the future.
Ivana Istokova
In Year 11 at Excelsior Academy, Ivana studies Art, Music, IT and Health and Social studies.  She would like to go into nursing in the future.
Antonie Sivakova            
In Year 11 at Excelsior Academy, Antonie studies Art, Music, IT and Health and Social Studies.  She would like a career in art.