Burnie High School

Grade nine student Pippi Maynard aiming high and creating change

Aiming high: Pippi Maynard with some of her artwork and two t-squares she made in a woodworking class. Picture: Kathryn Bermingham, The Advocate.

Fifteen-year-old Pippi Maynard dreams of travelling the world as a flight attendant, and she's got a clear idea of how she'll get there.

"I've read a lot about it and it says I need grade twelve finished and good customer service skills," she said. 

"I applied at Woolworths so hopefully I'm going to get a job there and I'm planning on going to college."

There's no shortage of options for Pippi, who is currently completing grade nine at Burnie High School.

Read the fully story on The Advocate website. 

Story by Kathryn Bermingham, The Advocate