From the GCSE Results Archives
23rd Aug Droylsden Academy Headteacher, Mr Philip Wilson, says the hard work of students and staff in this year’s GCSE exams has paid off. Despite the national picture of far more challenging GCSE exams and significant GCSE reform, there has once again been some outstanding individual student successes and some very strong subject performances. “On behalf of […]
22nd Aug The climax to years of hard work and high expectations for 16 year-olds nationwide is nearly here. As GCSE results day looms large tomorrow, teenagers are poised to finally find out if it was all worth it. Results day is often full of emotions, from elation to disappointment, for parents, teachers and students who can […]
24th Aug Thousands of students across Tameside have been finding out their GCSE results today. This year is the first to see the introduction of a new grading system which will ultimately replace the A*-G ratings. Instead new GCSEs will be graded 9–1, rather than A*–G. Grade 9 is the highest grade, set above the current A*. […]
2nd Sep The nervous wait for Year 11 pupils at Glossopdale Community College to discover how they fared in their GCSEs was finally over last week. But many left smiling after opening their envelopes as the Talbot Road school followed the success of their A-Levels with another impressive set of results. Sixty-five per cent of all GCSEs […]
2nd Sep GCSE students across Derbyshire have done their county proud by bucking the national downward trend and achieving an improvement in their grades. Nationally, this year’s results have shown the biggest ever year-on-year decline – down to the lowest level since 2008. But provisional results show that 62 per cent of Year 11 students in Derbyshire […]
1st Sep Most of the top students leaving St. Philip Howard Catholic Voluntary Academy with excellent GCSE results will be meeting up again in the next few weeks. They are following other high achievers to Loreto College. So as they picked up their results last Thursday, hugged, phoned home, and thanked their teachers, it wasn’t a time […]
1st Sep New Mills School head teacher Debbie McGloin talked proudly of her students as they opened their envelopes on GCSE results day. Once again it was success all the way, with English and Maths showing high success rates. Speaking last Thursday after the last results envelope had been opened, she said: “Over three quarters of students […]
1st Sep A Tameside student is celebrating after gaining top results while battling kidney disease. James Sharples, 16, said he was ‘lost for words’ when he found out that he had gained two Bs, five Cs and a D, despite having spent numerous spells in and out of hospital during the last five years. Audenshaw pupil James […]
26th Aug St Thomas More RC College, recognised as one of the most oversubscribed schools in Greater Manchester, celebrated yet another set of excellent results this year. An impressive 84% of students achieved A*-C grades in English and 81% of students achieved A*-C grades in mathematics. St Thomas More GCSE Results 2016 A*-G (A*-C grades in brackets) […]
26th Aug Longdendale GCSE Results 2016 A*-G (A*-C grades in brackets) S Alford 7(1); J Allcock 11(7); L Allen 11(10); N Andrzejczyk 11(9); T Baker 7(1); E Bambroffe 10(10); A Bardsley 9(5); M Barnes 10(5); G Barrowcliffe 10(9); O Beach 12(12); W Beard 11(1); B Bell 10(5); L Bell 10(3); N Bessell 11(10); M Birchall 11(6); E […]