03 Sep 2015
St Columba's Highest Achieving School in Scotland
The Rector is delighted by the news that as a result of this year’s excellent examination results, St Columba's is the highest achieving school in Scotland this year with 70.9% of Higher results at Grade A.
Candidates were presented for the New Higher in all subjects for the first time and were the best ever for the School with the highest proportion of As at 70.9%; the highest pass rate at 98.5%; and the highest number of candidates achieving five As.
The Rector added, "I congratulate our teachers who have shown tremendous dedication to the challenging task of introducing the New Higher in all subjects this year. I commend our pupils on their outstanding achievements which are a testimony to their commitment and academic diligence."