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Updated: 01/05/2013 03:17 | By Channel NewsAsia

S’pore students attain stellar IB Diploma results

S’pore students attain stellar IB Diploma results


S’pore students attain stellar IB Diploma results

SINGAPORE: Singapore students have done well in the latest International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme.

Forty one students managed perfect scores of 45 out of 45.

On average, students in Singapore scored 36.50 points for 2012, higher than the global average of 30.01.

Singapore’s pass rate of 97.90 per cent is also the highest among 21 countries in the Asia Pacific.

1,370 students from Singapore sat for this session of the examination, which was held in November last year.

Schools here which offer the IB programme will receive the results on Saturday at 8pm.

— CNA/xq

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