Redefining Excellence: Class of 2017 Complement Diverse Talents with Stellar A-Level Results

News | 23 February 2018 Views: 398

1 A total of 1172 students at Raffles Institution (RI) sat for the 2017 GCE ‘A’ Level Examinations. This number comprises students from the six-year Raffles Programme (RP), as well as students admitted at Year 5 (JC 1) via the Direct School Admission (DSA) and Joint Admissions Exercise (JAE).

2 The class of 2017 continues to embody the Rafflesian spirit of excellence, achieving a stellar set of results at the 2017 A-Level examinations.

Overall Performance of the Class of 2017:
3 98% of students achieved 3 H2 passes, with a pass in General Paper or Knowledge & Inquiry.

4 57% of students offering four H2 subjects scored distinctions in all four subjects. 63% of students scored three H2 distinctions in their content-based subjects. Rafflesians continue to excel at the General Paper, with 50% of students scoring distinctions.

5 344 students achieved a perfect University Admissions Score (UAS) of 90. In addition, 204 students achieved distinctions in all subjects offered, including H3 subjects.

6 The class of 2017 achieved exceptional performances across the various subjects with 7 or more out of 10 students scoring Distinctions in Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Geography, Literature in English, Mathematics and Physics. 8 in 10 students scored Distinctions for History, and 9 in 10 students scored Distinctions for Knowledge and Inquiry.

7 Our students continue to excel with 545 students attaining at least 6 Distinctions, 300 students attaining at least 7 Distinctions, 74 students attaining at least 8 Distinctions, and 2 students attaining 9 Distinctions.

8 We congratulate the Class of 2017 on their outstanding all-round achievements. We also express our thanks to our teachers, staff, parents, alumni and the RI Board of Governors. Their dedication and unwavering support enables RI to continue its tradition of service to the nation.

9 Beyond academic excellence, RI is also proud of the diversity of talents in our students. Rafflesians continue to engage with and contribute to their community. Here are just some of the multi-talented students which we are proud to feature.

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