Blackburn Central High School graduate Shamima gained an amazing five grade 9 GCSEs.
Shamima achieved the top results in maths, geography, English literature, religious studies, English language, as well as an 8 in chemistry and a seven in biology, physics and Spanish.
Her success also included being the only student in her year to get a 9 in geography, and the second highest grade in maths.
Shamima said: “I’m really happy and did not expect to get more than one nine, but to get 5 nine grades it was beyond amazing.”
Mother, Fatima Namaji said: “Shamima has done extremely well, super proud of her, all the revision, hard work and commitment has paid off. She believed she could and she did.”