Kings successes at GCSE 2017
- Published: Thursday, 24 August 2017 12:18
Kings is delighted to share some of the considerable highlights from our 2017 GCSE results.
The overall performance reflects significant progress for our students with the more able students achieving outstanding results this year. This is against a background of a changed and more challenging examination system.
The Year 11 cohort for 2016-17 is the last of our small year groups and the average point score on entry was below the national average.
5% of our students, each achieved at least 10 A*/A or equivalent.
16% of our students each achieved at least 5 GCSEs at A*/A or equivalent.
In the core subjects:
72% of students achieved the equivalent of Grade C or above in English, with
18% achieving the equivalent of Grade A*/A in English, including students with exceptional performance at the new Grade 9.
66% of students achieved the equivalent of Grade C in Maths, with
19% of students achieving the equivalent Grade A*/A in Maths, including students with exceptional performance at the new Grade 9.
100% pass A*-C in Biology, Chemistry and Physics
Over 70% of students gained A* to C in the following subjects: English and English Literature, Statistics, French, German, History, Dance, Drama, Food Technology, Music, and RS.
66% students achieved at least 5 A* - C.
56% students achieved at least 5 A* - C, including the equivalent in English and Maths.
We celebrate all our students’ achievement and are also proud that our pass rate was 100%. All students left Kings demonstrating achievement at GCSE.
Congratulations to our hard working students and to the inspirational and dedicated staff.
We wish all our students continued success and happiness.