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Exceptional results and successes in Universities abroad for IB and Lyceum graduates

We are delighted to congratulate the graduating class of 2019 (the second of Pierce – The American College of Greece, International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme), on an excellent set of results. These achievements will allow our graduating students to progress in their education and to attend some of the best Universities across the world. Many thanks to students, parents and faculty, for all that they have contributed to this success!

On Friday, September 13th 2019, we awarded our first “45/45” student, Nick Motsis, as the valedictorian of IB2, May 2019 graduates.

Technical Note: The IBO release the Diploma Examinations results in July, each year, but the formal annual statistics are not published until after re-marks and other adjustments have been completed. In this summary, we have compared our results for the May 2019 examination, with the most recent official statistics from May 2019 provisional results and May 2018 official results.

  • Candidates who successfully passed the diploma: 90% (World, May’19: 77.4%)
  • Average Points obtained by candidates: 34 (World, May’19: 29.63)
  • Highest diploma points awarded to a candidate: 45 (World, May’19: 0.12%)
  • Candidates with points ≥35: 40% (World, May’18: 32%)
  • Candidates with points ≥40: 15% (World, May’18: 10%)

United Kingdom: University of Oxford, London School of Economics, University College London, University of Bristol, University of Bath, University of Sussex, University of Manchester, University of Southampton, Queen Mary University of London, University of York, University of Sheffield, University of Essex (East 15), University of East London, Coventry University, Brunel University London, Bournemouth University, Bangor University, Newcastle University, University of Surrey, University of Leicester, University of Reading, and Cardiff University, in order to study: Engineering, Law, Biochemistry, Medicine, Computer Science, Marketing, Management, Economics, Psychology and Marine Biology.
Germany: Heidelberg University (Political Philosophy)
Italy: Bocconi University (International Politics)
Netherlands: Leiden University (Royal Academy of Arts), Erasmus University Rotterdam (Communication & Media, Liberal Arts & Sciences)
U.S.A.: University of Chicago (Economics)
United Arab Emirates: New York University Abu Dhabi (Electrical Engineering)

16 students of C Lyceum class chose to study abroad and 12 of them succeeded in United Kingdom universities, 3 in universities in Netherlands and one in Cyprus, in order to study: Medicine, Biology, Psychology, Sociology, Physics, Business Administration, Computer Science and Industrial Design.