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Student Profile: Marwa

Marwa Student ProfileMarwa is 15 years old and is in the tenth grade. She began attending the Zabuli Education Center in 2014 as an eighth grader.

Marwa's father is a businessman and her mother is a homemaker.

Marwa has six sisters and one brother. Five of her sisters are students at the Zabuli Education Center: Husna (twelfth grade), Safa (Marwa's twin, tenth grade), Kubra (fifth grade), Hena (second grade), and Sodaba (first grade). Marwa's youngest sister, Dunia, is three years old. Marwa's brother is 14 years old and he is in grade seven at a private school in Kabul.

Marwa is a lovely, kind student. She studies hard. Her favorite subjects are the Holy Quran, math, and English. In her spare time, she much enjoys listening music.

Marwa wants to become a doctor—or perhaps the Afghan ambassador to a foreign country.