Once again JPGS students have had their academic excellence recognized by the University of Cambridge International Examinations Board.
At a ceremony held on 10th March at the British Consulate in Jeddah a total of eight students, with four at IGCSE and four at A Level were named as being among the top students in the Middle East North Africa region following their performance in the May/June 2016 exam session.
At IGCSE Noor Baksh received a double award as the Best Student Across Seven Subjects at IGCSE, with a High Achievement Award in Sociology. Other outstanding performers at IGCSE were Lidiya Khalil, who was Top Student in the Region for her performance in Computer Science, and Khawla Alnajafi who was Top Student in Saudi Arabia in Business Studies. Farah Al Azib, a new student at the school this year was also acknowledged for her efforts in French as a result of being named Top Student in Saudi Arabia.
At A level there were High Achievement awards for Zubair Junjunia (Computer Science), Dharifa Almasoumi (Global Perspectives), Zahra Farooq (History) and Abdelrahman Alsini (English Literature).
The School would like to congratulate these individuals their efforts and their families for their support. Events such as these serve to inspire other students and give satisfaction to the hardworking staff who work tirelessly in service of their students.
This cohort of students has raised the bar in terms of academic success but we are confident that we can continue to excel in the forthcoming exam season!