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Alternative for Repeating Year 11?
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Alternative for Repeating Year 11?

Hello

So I wouldn't elaborate too much on the personal details, but basically, is there any other alternatives rather than repeating the WHOLE year for Year 11?

I live in Western Australia and my semester one grades were good but things eventually get a bit bumpy during semester two and I was diagnosed depression and anxiety. They're telling me to repeat year 11 and I don't want to repeat the whole year because I don't want my peers to see me especially that they'd recongise me for being one of the top students once in my batch.

Please help me. Can I somehow re-do the semester two only? Please anything but repeating year 11 will do :(
03-02-2017 12:01 AM
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