Exam Results 2019
We are so proud today of all our hard-working students and our dedicated teachers who collectively have achieved a wonderful set of results this year.
Whether in the arts or the sciences, our students have achieved exceptionally well. Biology sustained excellent performance with a 100% pass rate and 37 % high grades A*-B, putting their performance in the top 25% of the country.
A level 3D Design and Painting wowed with a stunning 75% high grades A*-B, as did English Language and Literature with 40% high grades A*-B. Across our rich curriculum, A level Art, Graphics, Textiles, Biology, History, Film, Further Maths, Photography, Religious Studies and Spanish have all achieved a very impressive 100% pass rate, to name a few.
We are pleased that we have continued to maintain our overall A level pass rate at 97% despite the very significant challenges of the reformed two year linear A levels.
Our Level 3 Applied Diploma students also achieved some outstanding successes with 100% pass rates across many courses too including Applied Science, with 93% of students achieving the highest Distinction star (D*) grade and Business with 85%. Our Criminology course continues to excel into its second year, with a 99% pass rate and 35% of students achieving the highest A*- B grades.
Other courses with excellent results were Art & Design, Health and Social Care, ICT, Graphics, Musical Theatre, Photography, Sport and Media; whose excellent performance placed them in the top 5% nationally.
Long Road is a welcoming and inclusive specialist sixth form college ideally situated close to Cambridge city centre and the edge of the Cambridge Biomedical Campus, surrounded by its own picturesque green campus. Staff across the college are committed to supporting and motivating all our students to achieve their very best and progress onto a successful career pathway, whether that is in the Humanities, Sciences or Arts. We wish our talented students the best of luck and are excited to see what they do next.