Former Hunters Hill High School student Abigail Aguilar (pictured) received the NSW International Student of the Year Award for 2016.

Abigail came to Hunters Hill High from the Philippines in 2014 with little English. She engaged with both her academic studies and her passion for social justice with dedication, impressing staff and peers alike. She is now working as a representative for the Filipino Embassy and has enrolled in a Bachelor of Nursing at the University of Technology Sydney.