Students and staff at the college are celebrating its best ever A level and National Diploma results.
97.2% of A levels were Grades A*-E, with an excellent 68.0% at A*-C. Almost half of our A level courses had a 100% pass rate, and virtually every course achieved more than a 90% pass rate. Two of the most outstanding successes were Art A level, in which 36% of students achieved A*, and 91.1% A*-C; and American History, where 12.2% achieved A* and 90% achieved A*-C. Among other high achieving courses were Chemistry, Biology, French, Spanish, Design & Technology, English Language and Literature, Philosophy, Physical Education and Travel & Tourism..
National Diploma results were equally impressive. Students taking the 18-unit Extended Diploma (equivalent to three A levels) achieved a 100% pass rate, with the 12-unit Diploma (equivalent to two A levels) achieved 95%. Art Extended Diploma students excelled, with 70.8% achieving a triple distinction. Sport Extended Diploma students also scored highly, with 72% achieving either merit or distinction. Meanwhile, Travel & Tourism 12-unit students achieved a 100% pass rate with 50% achieving distinction.
Sandra Hamilton Fox, Principal, comments: “We are delighted with our results. Our students have worked tremendously hard to bring about these excellent grades. We would like to congratulate them on their achievements and wish them all the very best for the future.