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Student Recognition: Awards

Students are recognized for their commitment to not only the school ethos but also to their academics. At the awards ceremony, student effort is recognized in a number of categories. The awarding process is coordinated by the department head and overseen by the Senior Management of the school. The awards committee is made up of the relevant programme coordinator and teachers.

Below is a list of awards students may receive.

Grade 12 Graduation Awards and Criteria 2018/2019

Type of Award Definition Criteria Check List
    Tenure Programme APweb Attendance/Punctuality  GPA Core Subjects ATL Effort Grade
Valedictorian The student who is ranked the highest in GPA  in a graduating class delivers the valedictory address during of the Graduation ceremony.

Min. 4years at JKS

Must be IB Full Diploma Student Zero entries  Grade 9 to 12

Grade 11 and 12

Absence: Maximum 7 days

Tardy: Maximum 8

Early leave: Maximum  5

4.3 from Grade 9 to 12 Mid Year

Satisfactory for ALL three core subjects.  (CAS/ToK/EEE)

Full attendance and presentation of the Group 4 project.

Excellent Indicator for all  Indicator of 5 for all subjects
Salutatorian The student who is ranked the second highest in GPA  in a graduating class delivers the salutatorian  address during of the Graduation ceremony. 

Min. 4years at JKS

Must be IB Full Diploma Student Zero entries  Grade 9 to 12

Grade 11 and 12

Absence: Maximum 7 days

Tardy: Maximum 8

Early leave: Maximum  5

4.3 from Grade 9 to 12 Mid Year

Satisfactory for ALL three core subjects.  (CAS/ToK/EEE)

Full attendance and presentation of the Group 4 project. 

Excellent Indicator for all Indicator of 5 for all subjects

Student of the Year

( Valedictorian and Salutatorian does not qualify for this award)

Represents the qualities of academic scholarship and citizenship and contributes to the school and community. Well-rounded balanced individual who is a highly motivated holistic student.

Min. 4years at JKS

All Grade 12 students qualify Zero entries  Grade 9 to 12

Grade 11 and 12

Absence: Maximum 7 days

Tardy: Maximum 8

Early leave: Maximum  5

4.3 from Grade 9 to 12 Mid Year

Satisfactory for ALL three core subjects.  (CAS/ToK/EEE)

Full attendance and presentation of the Group 4 project.

Excellent Indicator for all

Indicator of 5 for all subjects.

Must be a prefect ,  house  or sports captain, member of the student council or MUN club.

JKS Ambassador

( Valedictorian and Salutatorian does not qualify for this award)

Represents an organization (the school) in a range of activities both inside and out the of the organization. Forms a visible link between the organization and the public in general.  

Min. 4years at JKS

All Grade 12 students qualify Zero entries  Grade 9 to 12

Grade 11 and 12

Absence: Maximum 7 days

Tardy: Maximum 8

Early leave: Maximum  5

GPA 4.0 and above

Satisfactory for ALL three core subjects.  (CAS/ToK/EEE)

Full attendance and presentation of the Group 4 project.)

Excellent Indicator for all

Indicator of 5 for all subjects.

Must be a prefect ,  house  or sports captain, member of the student council or MUN club.

No uniform violations.

Student Representative/Leadership

( Valedictorian and Salutatorian and JKS Ambassador  does not qualify for this award)

Supports the student group

Acts as a conduit between students

administrators

Serve as liaison in bringing any issues/suggestions/feedback to administration.

Suggest, develop and implement solutions related to creating a more vibrant campus life

Collaborates with students to coordinate events to enhance the student experience

Min. 4years at JKS

All Grade 12 students qualify Zero entries  Grade 9 to 12

Grade 11 and 12

Absence: Maximum 7 days

Tardy: Maximum 8

Early leave: Maximum  5

GPA 

4.0 and above

Satisfactory for ALL three core subjects.  (CAS/ToK/EEE)

Full attendance and presentation of the Group 4 project.

Excellent Indicator for all

Indicator of 5 for all subjects.

Must be a prefect ,  house  or sports captain, member of the student council or MUN club.

No uniform violations.

Role Model Award

Students who exemplify the JKS student by showing dedication, diligence and perseverance in their studies.

Demonstrates commitment, Self-Discipline, Excellent Manners, Kind and Considerate, Independent Learner

Min. 4years at JKS

All Grade 12 students qualify Zero entries  Grade 9 to 12

Grade 11 and 12

Absence: Maximum 7 days

Tardy: Maximum 8

Early leave: Maximum  5

GPA

4.0 or 3.8

Satisfactory for ALL three core subjects.  (CAS/ToK/EEE)

Full attendance and presentation of the Group 4 project.

Excellent Indicator for all

Indicator of 5

Must be a prefect.

No uniform violations.

Top Subject Award Students who achieves the highest accumulated aggregate  per subject 

Min. 2 years at JKS

All Grade 12 students qualify Zero entries  Grade 9 to 12

Grade 11 and 12

Absence: Maximum 7 days

Tardy: Maximum 8

Early leave: Maximum  5

Highest  Cumulative Aggregate  from Grade 9 to 12 Mid Year per subject

Satisfactory for ALL three core subjects.  (CAS/ToK/EEE)

Full attendance and presentation of the Group 4 project.

Excellent Indicator for all Indicator of 5
High Honors  Cumulative GPA of 4.3

Min. 2years at JKS

All Grade 12 students qualify Zero entries  Grade 9 to 12

Grade 11 and 12

Absence: Maximum 7 days

Tardy: Maximum 8

Early leave: Maximum  5

4.3 from Grade 9 to 12 Mid Year

Satisfactory for ALL three core subjects.  (CAS/ToK/EEE)

Full attendance and presentation of the Group 4 project.

Excellent Indicator for all Indicator of 5
Honors Cumulative GPA of between 4.2 and 4.3

Min. 2years at JKS

All Grade 12 students qualify Zero entries  Grade 9 to 12

Grade 11 and 12

Absence: Maximum 7 days

Tardy: Maximum 8

Early leave: Maximum  5

GPA 4.2 from Grade 9 to 12 Mid Year

Satisfactory for ALL three core subjects.  (CAS/ToK/EEE)

Full attendance and presentation of the Group 4 project.

Excellent Indicator for all Indicator of 5

 

Grade 6 to 11 Awards

IB Learner Profile Award: Grade 6 to 11 (inclusive of Grade 12 when not issued during the Graduation Ceremony)

Quarterly Merit Awards; These awards will be presented at the end of Quarters 1 to 4 to students who have received merits from their subject teachers through excellent effort in class work, consistent good behavior and exceptional attitude. Teachers will award a merit by signing a block in the Student Planner and students will collect merits to enable them to achieve the following awards:

Bronze Award: 25 merits

Silver Award: 50 merits

Gold Award: 75 merits

Platinum Award: 100 merits

Perfect Attendance Award: This award honors students who have achieved a perfect attendance record throughout all four quarters. The perfect attendance award is a wonderful way to congratulate them for putting their education first.  It gives the student recognition for consistency and personal commitment. ATL Skills, Attendance and APweb Record will also be taken into account.

 

 

 

PYP Awards

For grades 1 – 5, the following areas are recognized:

IB Learner Profile Awards:
Every quarter select students are given awards for certain areas of the learner profile. Criteria - Homeroom teachers give this award based on students who have displayed the criteria of a particular learner profile during the quarter.

Perfect Attendance:
End of year - Perfect Attendance - This is for students who do not miss one day of school during the school year.

Swim Gala Medals:
Swim Gala Medals – there are 3 galas. The galas are throughout the school year. Medals are awarded to the student who got the fastest time in each stroke.

 

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