Diandra Whittaker, Minds Inspired Scholar
2017 High School Scholarship recipient
St. Ignatius Catholic School.
Diandra is a well-rounded student who has excelled in the classroom, made her mark in sports and believes strongly in the value of community service. These accomplishments have seen her recognised numerous times as the Student of the Month, and three years in a row as Student of the Year at St. Ignatius Catholic School.
Diandra is very active in her school’s extracurricular activities and plays multiple sports including football and touch rugby; elected Patrol Leader for her school’s Girl Guides group by her peers, she manages programmes for her unit; and she is a member of her school’s Builders, Science, and Key Clubs.
This summer, Diandra put her STEM skills into action by participating in the Marine Engineering and Naval Architecture Academy run by the prestigious Webb Institute from Long Island, New York.
Diandra hopes to become a neurologist and wants to be the first Caymanian physician to focus on treating chronic brain-related illnesses in children and adolescents.
Diandra, we wish success this year at St. Ignatius!
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