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Headlines: Summer 2017

International Baccalaureate Diploma (95 candidates)

Average score of 39.1 points (average score globally is 30)
3 boys gained the maximum 45 points - a score achieved by only 218 students worldwide out of almost 160,000 that took the IB Diploma
4 boys scored 44 points
51 boys out of 95 candidates scored 40 points or above (equivalent to more than 4 A*s at A-level)
11 places at Oxford and Cambridge
29 places at the London universities (KCL, UCL, LSE, Imperial and Queen Mary)
19 places to read Medicine
11 places to read Engineering
12 places to read Economics
86% 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* 42.1%
7/6 A*/A 82.5%
7/6/5 A*/A/B 94.7%

 

GCSE (121 candidates)

70% A*, 90% A*/A
19 boys with 11 A*s
15 boys with 10 A*s
18 boys with 9 A*s
75 boys achieved only A*s and As