Geography Personal Statement

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Personal Statement

I have attended St. Christopher’s CE High School for the last 5 years, and I have studied a wide range of subjects. My favourite subject has always been Geography as I show a great interest in it, and excel in the subject.
During my time at St. Christopher’s I have received a merit badge for gaining 100 merits in a school year, and multiple certificates of attendance for having 100% attendance throughout a school year, although with many subject awards for RE. I used to play in the school football team, and have won many inter-form competitions with my form, including football, softball, and sports day. I successfully completed a period of two weeks work experience at Pro Solo Music between the 30th of January and the 10th of February 2012. During this time I learned many key skills, including team work, social skills in talking to the customers, and shop work experience.
In year 8 I took part in the French exchange through school. It was a great learning experience as I got to try new things, and spent two weeks living in a different culture. In September of 2012 I went on a Geography trip to Barcelona with school. I really enjoyed the experience, and studying Spanish rivers and volcanoes was a school highlight for me.
I have weekly lessons in both guitar and keyboard. In my spare time I enjoy listening to music, playing guitar, football, and socialising with friends. I go kickboxing twice a week, and referee Sunday league youth teams at