Nguyen Ngoc Tan, valedictorian of the high school graduation exam in 2022, Tien Giang province.
Education & Training – Nguyen Ngoc Tan and Trinh Dang Khoa are the valedictorians of the 2022 high school graduation exam of Tien Giang and Soc Trang provinces. This result comes from special efforts and learning methods.
In the high school graduation exam in 2022, Nguyen Ngoc Tan, a 12th grader majoring in Mathematics, Tien Giang High School for the Gifted got 29.5 points, is the valedictorian, is also the candidate with the highest score of B00 in the province, ranked first in the province. 11 nationwide. Trinh Dang Khoa, a student at Nguyen Khuyen High School (Soc Trang) is the valedictorian of the province with a total score of 37.35.
Every subject is interesting and useful
Once the double valedictorian in Grade 10 in both Maths and English, Ngoc Tan is not only good at Math and English, but also studies all subjects. For me, every subject has interesting and useful things. In class, I try to focus on listening to the teacher to master the basic knowledge. From that knowledge, apply it to problem solving. Tan added, I rarely have time to refer to websites online. Mainly trying to complete thoroughly, understand deeply and review regularly is enough.
To prepare for the important exam at the end of high school, Tan prepares his knowledge right from the moment he enters 10th grade. Determined to study in block B with 3 subjects Math, Chemistry and Biology, he invests his time in these 3 subjects. but still learning all the subjects. With his favorite math subject, right from the beginning of grade 12, Tan completed the curriculum in textbooks and started solving mock exams.
Entering the sprint phase, every day, Tan spends about 1 hour reviewing each subject. I try to solve the types of exercises in the mock tests of the provinces, the exam questions of the previous years… While solving the problems, when I encounter difficult questions, I always try to find out the method to solve. Any problem that I don’t understand, I discuss with teachers and friends to find the optimal solution and continue to conquer more difficult questions.
“In the process of solving exam questions, I focus on quality over quantity. I do not set a goal to solve many problems, the wrong sentences I learned from experience. One week before the exam, I solve 1-2 mock tests every day to consolidate my knowledge and get used to the rhythm of the exam in the exam room. Allocate reasonable time for study and rest. I don’t stay up late. When you finish solving the problem, review your old knowledge and take advantage of early sleep”, Ngoc Tan shared.
Born in a family with a soldier father, Tan inherited his father’s style, so Tan soon knew how to self-study and arrange time for learning and playing. Tan entered a gifted high school with the title of double valedictorian in both Math and English exams.
However, I am not complacent about what I have achieved and constantly strive for new achievements. I won the second prize for excellent student in math at provincial level in 2 years of grade 11 (exam) and grade 12. The average score of 3 years of 10th, 11th and 12th grade is 9.8, 9.9, 10 respectively. The academic vice class is also always at the top of the class. Not only am I good at natural knowledge, but I’m also very good at English, having just achieved 8.5 IELTS. In the first round of competency assessment in 2022 of the National University of Ho Chi Minh City, Ngoc Tan excellently achieved the second runner-up with a score of 1,083/1,200 (1 point lower than the valedictorian).
Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Thoa, Vice Principal of Tien Giang High School for the Gifted, said: Ngoc Tan is one of the school’s excellent students in the 2019 – 2022 class. Tan’s achievement is not only a process of striving and forging. training, but also contribute to inspire juniors, continue the good study tradition of school students…
Talking about the upcoming plan, Ngoc Tan said that he applied for admission to the General Medicine major of the University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Ho Chi Minh City. Tan shared, “wearing a white blouse has been a dream of mine for a long time. I want to be a good doctor in the future.”
Trinh Dang Khoa, valedictorian of the high school graduation exam in 2022, Soc Trang province.
The valedictorian overcomes difficulties
High school graduation exam in 2022, passing 9,570 candidates, Trinh Dang Khoa, a student of Nguyen Khuyen High School (Vinh Chau town, Soc Trang) became the valedictorian of the province.
Dang Khoa was born and raised in a difficult family in Ward 1, Vinh Chau town. Because of the difficult family situation, my parents sent me and my younger sister (this year just finished 1st grade) for my grandparents to take care of to go to Binh Duong and Ho Chi Minh City to make a living.
The situation is difficult, but Dang Khoa always tries to rise up, studying all subjects. For 12 consecutive years, I have won the title of comprehensive excellent student; the average score of 10th and 11th grade final subjects is 9.7; year 12 is 9.8; In addition, she also owns the first prize in the provincial examination to select excellent students in Literature; participate in the national competition for excellent students in Literature; The 3rd grade student at the town level…
How to study well when family circumstances are not favorable? Dang Khoa said: “My family situation is very difficult, living far from my parents. I am aware that studying is for my future, and at the same time, in order to help my parents and take care of me, I tell myself to try. In order to study well, during class, I focus on listening to the teacher to master the knowledge, try to understand the lesson in class, and exchange with friends. Go home to complete the exercises, review them carefully before going to class, and refer to additional materials to supplement your knowledge. My aspiration is to enter the Foreign Trade University in Ho Chi Minh City, this is the school that I dream of.”
Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuy Dung, homeroom teacher and also a facilitator for the Faculty in Literature, said: “Dang Khoa has a very difficult situation but has a very high sense of self-discipline. I am a diligent, industrious, quick-witted student. You are a shining example for many students to learn from.”
Mr. Lam Tuyen, Principal of Nguyen Khuyen High School, added: “Dang Science is in all subjects, is a dynamic and enthusiastic class president. The situation is difficult, but I try to overcome it to achieve high academic achievement, bring honor to my family, school and locality. Before Khoa, the school was also honored to have 2 students (school years 2019 – 2020 and 2020 – 2021) both won the valedictorian position in Soc Trang province’s high school graduation exam.”