Celebrating Success 2021: Menisha Masson

A-Level Student of the Year  
Menisha Masson  

Menisha, from Grays, studied A-Levels in Sociology, English Literature and Media Studies at the college’s Southend campus.

Menisha was nominated for the award not only for her hard work and achievements, but for also being an ‘extremely caring person’ who looked after fellow students to ensure they also achieved to their full potential.

Tutors said: “She works very hard, as demonstrated by the quality of her coursework. Menisha is always really engaged in lessons and contributes with intelligent and considered comments. 

Menisha said she was extremely grateful to have won and was quick to thank her lecturers.

She said: “The thing that I enjoyed most about studying at South Essex College was the sense of community and the fact that the lecturers are always happy to go above and beyond in order to ensure you reach your full potential.

“It’s clear that the college promotes a growth mindset that allows people to flourish and achieve to their highest potential.

“I would recommend the college as I’ve had a great time here. It’s been such a great environment to learn in and I couldn’t recommend it more.”

Menisha now plans to take a gap year to gain more experience for university where she plans to study law.