ICAS Exam Top Score in NZ
Nicky Ingram gained the top score in New Zealand in Year 11 for the ICAS Writing Exam.
The International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS) are independent skills-based assessments with a competition element. They are prepared annually by Education Assessment Australia, an enterprise of the University of New South Wales.
The task for the ICAS Writing Exam: Students had one period to plan, write and edit an original piece of creative writing, creating a credible character study, using the prompt of a picture provided by the examiners.