Grade 12 student and Forward magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Maxine Kirsten Magtoto’s perseverance and grit are encouraging. This year even while in quarantine, she continued to pursue her passion for writing. On top of her IB while in online learning and her numerous after-school clubs and activities, she won a couple of international awards. Way to go, Lion! You are true #BrentPride!

Some of these international awards include:

Winner, 2020 Ocean Awareness Contest
Our Oceans, Our World: Rethinking Climate Change Activism:

Finalist, New York Times Podcast Contest