Newspaper article The Northern Star (Lismore, Australia)

It's a Triple HSC Treat for Mila; Woodenbong Siblings Excel in Final Year of School but Say They Could Not Have Done It without Mum

Newspaper article The Northern Star (Lismore, Australia)

It's a Triple HSC Treat for Mila; Woodenbong Siblings Excel in Final Year of School but Say They Could Not Have Done It without Mum

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Byline: Jem Wilson Reporter

WOODENBONG triplets Melissa, Andrew and Robert Hoffman have made their mother proud with their fantastic HSC results.

The boys admit they couldn't have made it through their HSC without the help of their mother Mila, who is a single parent.

aOur Dad passed away when we were two years old so Mum has been bringing us up since then. She wants the best for us and she's such an inspiration,a Andrew said.

Andrew has been offered a cadetship with the Roads and Maritime Services to study civil engineering, while Melissa has attained an electrical engineering cadetship with Essential Energy and hopes to study a Bachelor of Engineering.

Robert has completed the interviews to study a Bachelor of Medicine.

aI basically want to end up as a rural GP. Hopefully back in Woodenbong because I just love the place so much,a Robert said.

The triplets all completed accelerated HSC courses and received grades in bands five and six for maths and chemistry. …

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