First place of National English Olympiad 2017
Upon receiving an invitation from Brawijaya University to join its National English Olympiad 2017, one hunderd fourteen SMA students in Kharisma Bangsa School dared to take the challenge last September 2, 2017. The examination which serves as the elimination round was succesfully conducted by the Kharisma Bangsa School English Department.
Last September 19, Brawijaya University made an announcement qualifying KBS to the final round in the name of Alvin Athaya Iskandar, an 11th grader. Alvin who was accompanied by a teacher flew from Jakarta to Malang for the finals last 30th September.
The travel and the expenses was all worth it when Alvin won the first place in the said competition. He received a certificate, a trophy and a prize.