LAHORE (PR): Beaconhouse School System, Northern Region hosted a grand High Achievers Ceremony at the Convention Centre, Islamabad. More than 800 students received their awards for academic brilliance in their O and A Level Cambridge International Examinations. The ceremony was attended by more than 1500 parents, families, teachers and high achievers.

Sartaj Aziz, Vice Chancellor Beaconhouse National University, graced the occasion as chief guest. The ceremony was graced by distinguished guests of honour who included Saleem Ranjha, Joint Secretary at Prime Minister’s Secretariat, Mohammad Ramzan Achakzai, Secretary IBCC, Uzma Yusaf Senior Schools Development Manager Cambridge International Examinations, Master Mohammad Ayub, inspirational teacher, Talat Hussain eminent journalist among others.

Students of the class of 2010 and 2011 were honoured at the ceremony; along with participants of the Beaconhouse International Internship Program, students who have achieved success in various extra-curricular and co-curricular activities.

Nassir Kasuri, Beaconhouse Executive Director gave the welcoming address. The keynote address at the ceremony was delivered by renowned journalist Talat Hussain. Among the speakers at the ceremony was CEO of Teach for Pakistan, Ms Khadija Shahper Bakhtiar who is a Beaconhouse alumni.