GCSE Joy 12.09.12

The Headmaster says: “These are very pleasing results from a very large cohort of 160 boys and we have never achieved so many A* and A grades nor had so many talented boys moving on into the Sixth Form. Particularly noteworthy is the level of achievement in subjects which are generally regarded as being difficult – Maths, the separate Sciences and Modern and Ancient Languages.”

  • Almost 40% of grades at A* and 70% at A*/ A represents our second best ever GCSE performance
  • 587 A* grades is the highest total ever achieved
  • 26 boys achieved eight A*s or more
  • 97 A*grades achieved in Maths (61% of the entry)
  • 102 A* grades achieved in Modern and Ancient languages (48% of the entry)
  • 218 A* grades achieved in the Science subjects (52% of the entry)

The Vital Statistics

  • A* 39.3%
  • A*-A 70.0%
  • A*-B 88.4%
  • A*-C 97.2%