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Ruby Bron – Santa Sabina College | Top 50 Year 11 & Year 12 Trailblazer 2023

Ruby Bron

What are the Trailblazer Awards?

The Trailblazer Awards celebrates Year 11 and Year 12 students beyond their ATAR, recognising those who have overcome personal challenges and used their final year of school to positively impact their community.

Our Trailblazers will have the opportunity to build their personal brand and profile as a future leader, learn how to successfully apply for Early Entry, Scholarships, Co-Op, and Cadetships Opportunities, and so much more!

Find out how Ruby navigated her senior schooling differently throughout 2023!

Introducing: Ruby Bron

Category: Social Impact & Change

School: Santa Sabina College

State: NSW

Career Aspiration: Information Technology


  • Awarded Inner West Young Citizen of The Year in 2022 for community service work in environment and social justice.
  • Active involvement with School Strike 4 Climate, Australian Conservation Foundation, Rainbow Club, and Amnesty International.
  • Organised and spoke at three climate strikes in Sydney, advocating for stronger government action on climate change.
  • Participated in the Y NSW Youth Parliament program, focusing on the Environment, Energy, and Climate Change committee.
  • Worked with Save the Children on their Save the Planet Party campaign, educating young people on voting with the planet in mind.
  • College Captain at Santa Sabina College, leading a team of prefects and organising successful initiatives focused on student well-being, charity fundraising, and promoting harmony.

What makes Ruby a Trailblazer?

Ruby is a passionate and dedicated individual who has made significant contributions to her community in the areas of environment and social justice. Her outstanding efforts and commitment have earned her recognition as the Inner West Young Citizen of The Year in 2022.

Ruby’s involvement with School Strike 4 Climate, Australian Conservation Foundation, Rainbow Club, and Amnesty International demonstrates her active engagement in promoting positive change. She played a crucial role in organising climate strikes in Sydney, with attendance ranging from 5,000 to 10,000 people, and even had the opportunity to deliver a powerful speech. Through her work, Ruby has shown a strong commitment to youth activism and advocating for greater government action on climate change.

Furthermore, Ruby’s participation in the Y NSW Youth Parliament program allowed her to contribute her insights and expertise to discussions on the Environment, Energy, and Climate Change committee. Her involvement with Save the Children’s Save the Planet Party campaign showcased her dedication to educating young people about the importance of voting with the planet in mind during the federal election.

As College Captain at Santa Sabina College, Ruby has demonstrated exceptional leadership skills and organisational abilities. Working alongside a team of prefects, house captains, and staff members, she has successfully initiated and executed various impactful projects. From charity fundraising to promoting mental health and well-being, Ruby’s leadership has been instrumental in fostering a positive and inclusive school community.

Through her numerous extracurricular activities, including participation in choirs, ensembles, ethics competitions, tutoring, and mentoring, Ruby has shown a well-rounded approach to personal and academic development. Her commitment to making a difference in the lives of others is evident in her ongoing work within her school and wider community.

Ruby’s journey as a Trailblazer has not been without challenges. Balancing the demands of Year 12 studies, extracurricular activities, and personal downtime has been a significant hurdle. However, she has learned the importance of finding a healthy balance to maintain overall well-being and prevent unnecessary stress.

With her career aspiration in Information Technology, Ruby’s dedication to social impact and change is expected to extend into her professional endeavours. Her diverse skills, including leadership, community engagement, and problem-solving, will undoubtedly contribute to her success in driving positive change through the power of technology.

Ruby’s unwavering commitment to environmental causes, social justice, and her exemplary leadership skills make her a true Trailblazer. Her ability to mobilise and inspire others, coupled with her passion for making a difference, sets her apart as a role model for her peers and future generations. Ruby’s achievements and dedication rightfully earn her a place among our Top 50 Trailblazers!

The Top 50 Year 11 and Year 12 Trailblazer Awards

The Trailblazer Awards aim to identify and celebrate students who use their final years of school to invest holistically in the skills and experiences that will maximise their own future opportunities and make a contribution to the future of our society.

Our winners for the Year 11 and Year 12 Trailblazer Awards have demonstrated initiative in volunteering for their school or community, have participated in co-curricular activities, and have held leadership positions within their schools.

Learn more about who placed in the Top 50 Year 11 and Year 12 Trailblazers here!

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