13-year-old Nicole Barr, which IQ tests Mensa is 162 points (higher than albert Einstein or Stephen Hawking) has received an invitation to study at Oxford University. The girl wants to study medicine, writes British newspaper the Daily Mail.
The publication notes that we are talking about the child from the family, which is difficult to name safe and prosperous.
Nicole from Gypsy families, several generations living in the UK, roaming around the country in caravans. In elementary school she often missed classes.
According to the girl’s mother, her outstanding abilities were noticed at a very early age, as early as 2 years Nicole knew arithmetic, and could solve simple math problems. To 10 years Nicole to solve complex algebraic problems for the understanding of few of the senior pupils, and her table was the book «a brief history of time» by Stephen Hawking.
Nicole’s father, a janitor and maintenance road worker, her daughter in having to take the Mensa test. The result was so impressive that she received an invitation to Oxford.
Additionally, Nicole received an invitation to participate in a conference in Brussels on the problems of education of Roma in Europe, where she visited with her mother and made a report.