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Outstanding results for the British International School students in IGCSE

For the 10th year running, the British International School Bratislava students' results have exceeded the UK average for IGCSEs (International GCSE) with 87% students achieving 5A*- C grades compared to the UK average of 71%.

The GCSE and IGCSE are internationally-respected qualifications studied by students aged 14-16 years old. Respected by employers and universities, they cover a broad range of core subjects including languages, humanities, social sciences, mathematics, creative, and technical. Some of the most academically challenging qualifications currently on offer to 14-16 year old students worldwide, many candidates go on to study the International Baccalaureate .

The continued success in our IGCSE results is a testament of the British International School Bratislava’s high academic standards, excellent teaching and the hard work and dedication of students. Students continue to significantly outperform UK national averages, with attainment levels increasing year-on-year. 

  • 42.7% of all IGCSE grades achieved by the British International School Bratislava students were at the highest levels of A* or A. This is 22 % higher than the 2017 UK average of 21.7 %.

Karen Eastwood, Principal of British International School Bratislava said:-
“It is fantastic to see the progress our students make in their journey with us here in Bratislava and their academic achievements this year are exceptional. It is clear that they have responded to the dedication and commitment of their teachers and we are delighted that they can now embark on the IB diploma programme with such strong qualifications. -“

About the British International School Bratislava
The British International School Bratislava is the largest international school in Bratislava with outstanding teaching professionals, high academic standards, a family atmosphere and an environment that inspires children to learn. We are a friendly and welcoming school that aims for high educational achievement in a supportive learning environment. We offer a distinguished educational experience and our teachers who are both highly qualified and experienced share the same commitment to ensure that every child’s potential is fulfilled. Our website is http://www.bis.sk/.

About Nord Anglia Education, Inc.
Nord Anglia Education (NYSE: NORD) is the world's leading operator of premium international schools, serving students from kindergarten through the end of secondary school (K-12).  We teach over 39,000 students at our 46 premium schools in China, Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia and North America. We are driven by one unifying philosophy – we are ambitious for our students, our people and our family of schools. Our schools deliver a high quality education through a personalized approach enhanced with unique global opportunities to enable every student to succeed. Nord Anglia Education is headquartered in Hong Kong. Our website is www.nordangliaeducation.com.

For further information, please contact:
Milina Bires, Director of Marketing & Communication, info@bisb.sk

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