Single mum Amie
, who has three boys under seven, is expected to complete her course in June.
, who also has an older brother Chris Lewis, 22, said she got her confidence from her mum and said she was determined to do well for her.
Then one evening we were watching TV and I heard Amie
mumbling over and over again.
Mr Moralee said reports that Amie
had her own bodyguard at the school were exaggerated.
The 23-year-old choked Amie
at her home in Falkirk while she was holding a twoyear-old boy in her arms, causing him to fall to the floor when she passed out.
"I felt amazing, I felt like a princess on my wedding day," said Amie
, of Pelton Fell, Chester-le-Street,County Durham.
It was then pocket rocket Amie
ditched the takeaways with sugary drinks and swapped them for lean meats, fruit, veg and 'sin free' recipes to slim down to a size 10.
Schofield knows those sufferings better than most: This was not her first intersex child.
and partner Kerry Shopland were determined that their son should be given the chance to live.
But by November 2016 -- after being at home two months -- Amie
noticed Frankie turning grey and he was rushed back to St Thomas'.
Now, the station has welcomed Amie
as its first ever female.
Knox, who worked at Lidl in the town, was diagnosed with a rare form of the disease last month and will fly out to America next week to continue treatment.