Jerudong International School (JIS) students achieved outstanding results in the 2022 ICAS Assessments taken in August 2022. Some 137 students from the school participated with outstanding performers receiving certificates for merit, credit, distinction and high distinction.
Students with the top score in their year level for each subject are awarded an ICAS medal and a medal winner’s certificate.
JIS Principal Nicholas Sheehan said, “At JIS, we believe in choice and so our parents are able to choose if they would like their children to take these examinations from the University of New South Wales. We are delighted to hear of the tremendous successes achieved by the students who have chosen to take these exams.”
The competitions are for students from Year 3 to Year 13 to assess their academic ability in mathematics, science, English, writing, computer skills and spelling.
Some 65 students from JIS entered the mathematics competition this year. Felicia Dhanushayanthy Chinniah, Muaaz Ahmad, Haziq Sabrin, Jaehyuk Yoo, Richard Zou, Lemuel Dhanushayanthy Chinniah, Mithya Mannapperuma and Yahya Husain Ul Hasan were awarded high distinction certificates.
In the science category, 23 students participated and nine students – Rafiq Sabrin, Alfie Brown, Han Hu, Muezz Amiruddin, Jaehyuk Yoo, Matthias Fang, Lemuel Dhanushan Chinniah, Mithya Mannapperuma and Yahya Husain Ul Hasan were awarded high distinction certificates.
In the digital technologies category, 12 students participated and six students – Felicia Dhanushayanthy Chinniah, Alfie Brown, Ella Henderson, Rishan Das, Richard Zou and Lemuel Dhanushan Chinniah were awarded high distinction.