Academic Results

External Examination Results at Uplands: IGCSE/GCSE Results 2013 There were a total of 570 entries for 23 different subjects. The overall pass rate was 88.4% (A*-C) and 46.7% of all grades were achieved at A*/A.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Results 2013

Higher Level

(Examinations were offered in 14 subjects at Higher Level)

Circles show % of candidate entries achieving in each of the seven grades.

The grades awarded for each course range from 1 (lowest) to 7 (highest). Students can also be awarded up to three additional points for their combined results on theory of knowledge and the extended essay. Therefore, the highest total that a Diploma Programme student can be awarded is 45 points.

The diploma is awarded to students who gain at least 24 points, subject to certain minimum levels of performance across the whole diploma and to satisfactory participation in creativity, action and service (CAS).

28.5%
29.1%
31.8%
7.3%
Grade 7Grade 6Grade 5Grade 4
3.3%
0.0%
0.0%
Grade 3Grade 2Grade 1

Higher Level

(Examinations were offered in 14 subjects at Higher Level)

Circles show % of candidate entries achieving in each of the seven grades.

The grades awarded for each course range from 1 (lowest) to 7 (highest). Students can also be awarded up to three additional points for their combined results on theory of knowledge and the extended essay. Therefore, the highest total that a Diploma Programme student can be awarded is 45 points.

The diploma is awarded to students who gain at least 24 points, subject to certain minimum levels of performance across the whole diploma and to satisfactory participation in creativity, action and service (CAS).

Standard Level

(Examinations were offered in 19 subjects at Standard Level)

Circles show % of candidate entries achieving in each of the seven grades.

The grades awarded for each course range from 1 (lowest) to 7 (highest). Students can also be awarded up to three additional points for their combined results on theory of knowledge and the extended essay. Therefore, the highest total that a Diploma Programme student can be awarded is 45 points.

The diploma is awarded to students who gain at least 24 points, subject to certain minimum levels of performance across the whole diploma and to satisfactory participation in creativity, action and service (CAS).

25.7%
35.0%
26.4%
9.3%
Grade 7Grade 6Grade 5Grade 4
2.9%
0.7%
0.0%
Grade 3Grade 2Grade 1

Standard Level

(Examinations were offered in 19 subjects at Standard Level)

Circles show % of candidate entries achieving in each of the seven grades.

The grades awarded for each course range from 1 (lowest) to 7 (highest). Students can also be awarded up to three additional points for their combined results on theory of knowledge and the extended essay. Therefore, the highest total that a Diploma Programme student can be awarded is 45 points.

The diploma is awarded to students who gain at least 24 points, subject to certain minimum levels of performance across the whole diploma and to satisfactory participation in creativity, action and service (CAS).

The School is delighted to announce that 14 students this year obtained Diploma scores of 40 points or over. 47 candidates passed the Diploma with an average of 36 points. The highest Diploma score awarded was 44 points, and the average School grade was 5.76

A special mention must go to the following students who have gained entrance to some of the world’s most prestigious universities:

Yale-NUS
Joshua Wong
University of Cambridge
Serena Hopkins: Girton College
Thea Dunne: Trinity College
University of Oxford
Ng Siew Sanz: St. Catherine’s College

IGCSE Examination Results – 2013

46.7% of grades awarded were at either A or A*
61.2% of students achieved the UK benchmark of 5 A*-C grades including English (1st language) and Mathematics
7 students achieved straight A* or A grades