Examination results: Sixth form

We are very proud of our students who work very hard from a range of different academic starting points.  They make excellent progress over their time in the sixth form, and their results reflect this.

The school offers both traditional academic A level courses in 25+ subjects as well as vocational level 3 courses in 12+ different areas.  Students are able to take all A level courses, all vocational courses or a combination of the above.

Results in 2021

Results were very strong again, following a very successful year in 2020.  Highlights include:

  • 14% of entries graded at the highest possible  i.e. A* or Distinction*
  • 38% of entries graded at the top grades i.e. A or A*; Distinction or Distinction*
  • 70% of entries graded at B grade or higher (A level) or Merit or higher (vocational)
  • Pass rates exceeding national averages at A level and vocational level 3

 

A Level 2021

Good Luck to Year 13

Over 160 students have taken up university places, having achieved the grades needed for their chosen courses.  An increasing number have progressed onto apprenticeships or are starting their working career.  We wish them every success for the future.

Voc 2021

Subject achievements:

There are many excellent subject achievements, and the graphs below indicate these outcomes.  Top grades were achieved across the range of curriculum areas including:

Curriculum Area A or A* or equivalent
Arts 29
Business 30
English/Humanities 62
ICT 12
Languages 14
Mathematics 26
PE/Sport 18
Science 43