The students of Canadian International School (CIS) have been celebrating outstanding IGCSE and International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) results for the year 2017-18. The start of the new school year commemorated this achievement as students shared the news with parents and teachers alike.
Results of the class 10 equivalent IGCSE exams were released on the 14th of August 2018. CIS students performed exceptionally well and the highest total achieved was 89.4%. 25% of the students got an A and above whereas 60% were awarded a merit. “Our students did much better than expected as 25% achieved a distinction,” said Aditi Bhattacharya, IGCSE Coordinator, Canadian International School. “100% of the students’ average score was above 50% and this is an incredible achievement for this batch,” Aditi Bhattacharya added.
CIS, the first school in Bangalore to offer the IBDP saw its largest graduating batch of 82 students in the academic year 2017-18. The highest score achieved was 44 points out of 45 and an outstanding score of 43 was achieved by 3 students. 33% of the class scored between 35 and 39 points and 10.12% scored 40 points or more. The CIS student average at 34 points was well above the world average of 29.79 points.
“We are so proud of our students. Each year our mean is improving and our variance is reducing, which is amazing to see. It stands testament to the quality of teaching and learning at CIS,” said Shweta Sastri, Executive Director, Canadian International School.
The IGCSE and IB results highlight a strong academic standpoint for CIS in a truly international setting.
About Canadian International School
Canadian International School is a culturally-rich mosaic serving each student by providing a world-class international education, nurturing potential, developing life-long skills, and preparing students for an ever-changing global community. As India’s 1st Apple Distinguished School, Canadian International School has continued to deliver a very high standard of education with an array of subject choices and activities tailored to students’ interests, aligned with a very high level of care in a warm, friendly and non-threatening environment. It follows internationally recognized curricula – IB (Grades 11 and 12), IGCSE (Grades 9-10), Cambridge Secondary 1 (Grades 6-8) Cambridge Primary, and Montessori (Pre K to Grade 5), and employs a majority of foreign-trained, experienced teachers.