GEMS Students Excel in CBSE and ISC Examinations

GEMS students are UAE toppers for Commerce, CBSE and Science, ISC

Dubai May 26, 2015 – Students from GEMS CBSE and ICSE curriculum schools in the UAE have performed brilliantly in the 2014 - 2015 Board exams raising the bar for academic excellence across schools.

Central Board of Secondary Examinations (CBSE) Results

GEMS CBSE schools have upheld their impressive track record with an outstanding 99.2% pass rate in the board exams. Of the 1466 students who appeared for the exam, 15.8 % scored above 90%.  16% of the students scored between 85 and 90% and 93.5% of students got above 60%.

 

  • Overall results: First place - Ashly Maria Saju of Our Own English High School - Sharjah (Girls) topped the Commerce stream in UAE with a record 97%; Second place -Alina Rose Sebastian from Our Own English High School - Sharjah (Girls) and Manda Venkata Durgaphani Sasha, from Our Own English High School – Sharjah (Boys) topped the Science stream with 96.8%; Third place -  Navaneet Nair Mohandas, Our Own English High School – Sharjah (Boys) with 96.6%
  • Science: First place - Alina Rose Sebastian, Our Own English High School - Sharjah (Girls) and Manda Venkata Durgaphani Sasha, Our Own English High School – Sharjah (Boys), 96.8%; Second place - Navaneet Nair Mohandas, Our Own English High School – Sharjah (Boys), 96.6%; Third place - Bushra Khalid and Shivangi Kewalramani, Our Own English High School - Sharjah (Girls) and Joe Santhosh Nangani, Our Own High School, Al Warqa’a with 96.4%
  • Commerce: First place - Ashly Maria Saju, Our Own English High School - Sharjah (Girls) 97%; Second place - Pooja Tekwani, GEMS Our Own English High School – Dubai with 96%; Third place - Bridgit Thankachan, Our Own English High School - Sharjah (Girls) with 95.6%
  • Humanities: First place - Arpana Murugappan, 94.6%; Second place - Mehzabeen Zulfikar Tinwala and Mitali Bagal, 91.2%; Third place - Shivani Vijay Nagrecha and Sruthi Veeraraghavan, 91%; all from GEMS Our Own English High School – Dubai

Students score 100%

  • Art: Akhila, The Millennium School - Dubai
  • Biology: Davis Koshy Mathew, Our Own English High School – Fujairah; Bushra Khalid, Our Own English High School - Sharjah (Girls)                                           
  • Chemistry: Alina Rose Sebastian and Nada Ashraf from Our Own English High School - Sharjah (Girls); Yajur Arora from The Millennium School – Dubai

Indian School Certificate Examinations (ICSE, ISC) Results

Continuing its tradition of outstanding results, GEMS Modern Academy records 100% pass rates in both ISC (Grade XII) and ICSE (Grade X) examinations.

Of the 105 students who appeared for the ISC examinations, 44.8% scored above 90% and 93.3% of students recorded an aggregate of above 70%. The school average for the ISC batch of 2015 is 86.2%.

Of the 172 students who appeared for the ICSE examinations, 58.7% scored above 90%. 97.7% of students recorded an aggregate of above 70%. The school average for the ICSE batch of 2015 is 88.9%.

Hannah Mathew topped the school with a record 99% in the Science stream. Kuhelika Ghosh topped the Humanities stream with 98.5 % and Sreelakshmi Pushpanadh topped the Commerce stream with 97%. Sanchit Kapoor topped the ICSE examinations with 97.8%. 8 students scored a perfect 100 in individual subjects across a range of subjects.