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By Sandra Birungi

The S.6 UACE results were released yesterday by the ministry of education minister, Jessica Alupo with a passing rate of 99.3%, an increment from the previous year, 2011 which had a passing rate of 99.2%.

More Arts students sat for the A’level examinations where girls excelled more than boys; boys performed better in Science subjects. Results of 404 students were withheld due to suspected examination malpractice and the Uganda examination board, Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) is carrying out investigations to prove if indeed there was malpractice of any kind.

As usual, there were certain schools which managed to perform better than the rest and below is the list of some of the best performing schools in the country.

School                                                             Passing %

  1. St. Mary’s SS Kitende                                    98%
  2. UG Martyrs SS Namugongo                          97%
  3. Seeta High School                                          97%
  4. Gayaza High School                                       95%
  5. Naalya Ass Bweyogerere                                95%
  6. St. Mary’s Col Kisubi                                     94%
  7. Ntare School                                                   93%
  8. Seeta HS Mukono                                           92%
  9. Rubga Girls’ School                                        92%
  10. Nabisunsa Girls’ School                                  92%
  11. Kisubi Sem                                                      91%
  12. Kings Coll Budo                                             91%
  13. Namilyango Col.                                             90%
  14. Nsambya Hillside HS                                     90%
  15. Immaculate Heart Girls’ Sch Nyakibale         90%
  16. Kawempe Muslim SS                                     89%
  17. St. Mary’s SS Kitende Annex                                    89%
  18. Mbarara HS                                                     88%
  19. Kibuli SS                                                         86%
  20. Trinity Col Nabbingo                                      86%
  21. Naalya SS Namugongo                                   86%
  22. St. Henry’s Col Kitovu                                   86%
  23. Bishop Cipriano Kihangire Bbiina                  86%
  24. Mt. St. Mary’s Namagunga                            86%
  25. Iganga SS                                                        85%
  26. Maryhill SS                                                     85%
  27. Sacred Hear Sem. Mubende                           85%
  28. Gombe SS                                                       84%
  29. St. Joseph’s Girls’ Nsambya                           83%
  30. St. Joseph’s Girls’ Naggalama                        82%
  31. Bweranyangi Girls SS                                     82%
  32. Mengo SS                                                       79%
  33. Cornerstone Leadership Academy                 79%
  34. Makerere Col School                                      78%
  35. Ndejje SS                                                        78%
  36. Turkish Light Academy                                  77%
  37. Luzira Upper Prison Hall                                76%
  38. Katende HS                                                    76%
  39. Our Lady of Africa SS Namilyango               76%
  40. Crested SS Kampala                                       76%