Two from the city made the Outstanding Achievements list (those who achieved within the top 5% in six or more subjects - Clarice van Zyl of Maragon Mooikloof with seven distinctions and Jacques de Chermont of Southdowns College with eight. Their overall average is 95% or more.
Others on the list include Robyn Ferguson and Danica Meiring of Midstream and Nadia Santosuosso of Woodhill. On the list of Commendable Achievements (those who achieved within the top 5% in five subjects) are Caleb Isaacs of Cornwall Hill, Daniella de Figueiredo and Calvin Huysamen of Hatfield Christian School and Mignon Jooste of Midstream.
Overall the IEB class of 2018 achieved a pass rate of 98.92% and all those who passed have secured entry to some form of tertiary study.
For De Chermont his sister had been a trailblazer for him. He was headboy of his school, had academic colours and played sport at first-team level. De Chermont plans to study veterinary science.