Twins, 9, in high school

5th March 2010 at 00:00

Nine-year-old twins (pictured) Paula and Peter Imafidon from Waltham Forest, east London, have become the youngest pupils admitted to a secondary school. They were the youngest children to pass AAS-level maths two years ago at the age of seven. Dubbed the "wonder twins", they received offers from a number of secondaries.

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