Muscat: It was a moment of magical excitement at Indian School Darsait as the results of the CBSE AISSC Examination (Class XII) for the year 2013-14 was declared. Glow of pride, honour and joy are some words to describe the aura at ISD as the school produced its best results ever.
Gokul Balakrishnan topped the Science Stream with 96.40 per cent, while A.Pradiksha and Lanka Sai Teja shared the second position with 95 per cent and Abhishek J. Menon came third with 94.60 per cent.
In the Commerce stream Prestline Jose secured the first position with 95.6 per cent, followed by Roshan Roy Mathew with 95 per cent while Priya Sebastian grabbed the third position with 92.2 per cent. Besides, out of 50 students who appeared in the science stream 8 students scored 90 per cent and above, 36 students secured 70 per cent and above and 49 students got 60 per cent and above. Where as in the Commerce stream out of 53 students who appeared, 6 students scored 90 per cent and above and 34 students secured 70 per cent and above.
The English Department produced yet another overwhelming result of 87.3 per cent school average, bettering past achievements, with 80 per cent of the students securing 80 per cent and above and 93.2 per cent students scoring 70per cent and above.
The school averages in other subjects are: Marketing - 84.4 per cent; Business Studies - 79.2 per cent; Computer Science - 78.4 per cent; Chemistry- 77 per cent; Physics- 73.3 per cent; Biology - 73 per cent; Multi Media - 72.7 per cent; Mathematics - 71.7per cent; Economics - 67.4 per cent and Accountancy - 64.5 per cent.
The subject toppers are as follows: English- Abhishek J. Menon–97 per cent, Mathematics- Gokul Balakrishnan, Lanka Sai Teja and Prestline Jose – 98 per cent, Physics- Gokul Balakrishnan and A Pradhiksha – 96 per cent, Chemistry- Sanjay Varkey George – 97 per cent, Biology- Amulya Baiju – 89 per cent, Computer Science- Gokul Balakrishnan -98 per cent, Accountancy- AshishThampi–97 per cent, Economics- Roshan Roy Mathew – 96 per cent, Business Studies- Prestline Jose –99 per cent, Marketing- Candice Maria Pereria–97 per cent and Multi Media- Ashish Thampi with 89 per cent marks.
Amidst jubilations and celebrations, the Principal, Dr. Sridevi P. Thashnath, congratulated the students for bringing laurels to their alma mater as well as their parents. She thanked the teachers for guiding the students to this remarkable feat. She was full of praise for the commendable efforts of each and every teacher who contributed to this accomplishment. She stated that the encouragement and motivation given by the SMC was commendable and the team effort of staff, students and parents had once again proved that hard work, camaraderie, dedication and determination are the key ingredients of all success stories.Dr. AmsaParambil, Head-Academic Sub Committee commended the performance of the students and conveyed his joy to the Principal and the teachers for bringing out an excellent result that broke all previous school records.
The President and the Members of the School Management Committee conveyed their immense happiness over the result and congratulated the Principal, staff, students and parents for scripting yet another success story at ISD.