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Headlines: Summer 2016

International Baccalaureate Diploma (111 candidates)

Average score of 39.44 points (average score globally is 30)
5 boys gained the maximum 45 points - a score achieved by only 146 students worldwide out of almost 150,000 that took the IB Diploma
6 boys scored 44 points
61 boys out of 111 candidates scored 40 points or above (equivalent to more than 4 A*s at A-level)
25 places at Oxford and Cambridge
25 places at the London universities (KCL, UCL, LSE, Imperial and Queen Mary)
26 places to read Medicine
6 places to read Engineering
16 places to read History
92% acceptance by 1st choice university

Comparing our Higher Level IB results to equivalent A-level grades provides the following figures:

Higher Level IB grade Equivalent A-level grade % of grades achieved
7 A* 48.6%
7/6 A*/A 85.6%
7/6/5 A*/A/B 96.4%

 

GCSE (123 candidates)

61% A*, 87% A*/A
13 boys with 11 A*s
21 boys with 10 A*s
16 boys with 9 A*s
72 boys achieved only A*s and As