The City School Students Shine at O and A Level Examinations
News Submitted By: Ilm Ki Dunya
The students of The City School have achieved excellence in their O/A Level results, making it one of the best ever results obtained by the school network in the past forty years.
This attests to the fact that The City School not only has some of the brightest and most hard-working students in the country, but also that it has teachers of such expertise and curriculum of such value, that students are continuing to excel at the highest level.
The City School is one of the leading private school networks of Pakistan with over 166 schools in 52 cities with over 130,000 students across Pakistan.
The City School curriculum is derived from the UK National Curriculum and guides students from Nursery up to their O/A Levelexaminations. This year, 26,546 students appeared for their O/A Level exams from the northern, central and southern regions of the school.
Their outstanding results proves the fact that the curriculum that they had studied throughout their affiliation with The City School, made them well prepared to ace their papers.
The grooming of students starts right from their Early Years at The City School by sharpening of their communication, motor and social developmental skills. A values-based education is given to the students in which they receive training in inculcating peace, respect, love, tolerance, honesty, humility, cooperation, happiness and responsibility in themselves, among other values. This values-based education ensures that students grow up to become well-rounded individuals, so that they not only excel in their studies, but they also become good human beings.
O/A Level Education:
The O and A Level programmes at The City School offer a wide range of opportunities for the students.
Firstly, The City School offers a number of subjects to its students, so they can study the courses that attract them. Along with the eight compulsory subjects, there are also other attractive subjects that are being offered to O’ Level students like English Literature, Sociology, Additional Mathematics, Art & Design and Environmental Management.
But education is only a part of the package. The City School network houses very comfortable campuses, which are conducive to learning. The classrooms are spacious, there are state-of-the-art Science and ICT Labs, Recreational areas, Cafeteria, Sports Grounds, well-resourced libraries, Gymnasium, Conference rooms and auditorium for the holding of concerts and plays.
Alumni of The City School:
The City School students remain proud of their affiliation with their alma mater,even after they pass out. The City School prepares them to take admissions in the top universities in Pakistan and around the world. The alumni value the contribution that The City School has made in their lives and often return to their schools, to play a positive role in honing the abilities of current and prospective students and inspiring them to give their best to The City School.
The City School alumni get admissions in the top universities around the world and achieve great success in their professional lives as well. Some notable alumni of the City School include Sarmad Amer (Editorial Director, MangoBaaz), Talaal Burny (Co-founder Travly), Ali Ahsan (Co-founder MangoBaaz), Mughees Tahir (Programme Manager, PlanX), Mustafa Rizvi (Project Manager, Techverx) and Hijab Hassan (Creative Manager, Bramerz) to name a few among a diversified range of roles that thousands of graduates practice today.
Many of these alumni give advice and valuable career guidance to the current students by attending The City School events and reunions. They also offer mentorship to the current students, through one-on-one mentorship sessions, group mentorship sessions and as guest speakers at different events. This enables students to gain a valuable perspective on the reality of university life and professional life, after passing out from their school. The students are also paired up with alumni working in the fields of their choice, through one-on-one mentoring, so they get a beneficial insight into the career path that they hope to end up in the future.