Mrs Andrea Letcher, Head Teacher of St. Monica’s R.C High School and 6th Form Centre said that following the excellent sixth form results last week the school is delighted with the GCSE results. 75 % of pupils gained 5 A* -C and 64% including English and Maths. Fifteen students gained nine or more A* / A. 100% gained 5 GCSE’s.
Attainment and progress were especially strong in English, Sciences, Languages, Humanities as well as ICT, Performing Arts, Art & Music.
“Congratulations to our pupils who have worked hard to secure academic success in their GCSE exams. These results are a reflection of their commitment to their studies to achieve highly.
I am delighted that they can now progress confidently on to the next stage of their lives and into their chosen college courses, apprenticeships or employment.
I congratulate the teaching and support staff for their dedication, the quality of their teaching, targeted interventions and guidance.
Thank you to our parents, whose support and dedication has been a key factor in the success. Thanks also to our governors and all who serve the school.
GCSE Results for 2016
- Attainment 8 score 53.1
- Progress 8 score - 0.01
- 66% of pupils achieved A* - C in English and Maths GCSE
- 64% of pupils achieved 5+ A*-C including English & Maths GCSE
- 75% of pupils achieved 5+ A*-C
- 39% of pupils achieved the English Baccalaureate
- 88% of pupils made expected progress in English
- 62% of pupils made expected progress in Maths
This measures the number of pupils who either stayed in education or went into employment after year 11 (after key stage 4).
The data published in October 2016 is for pupils who finished year 11 in 2014, which is the most recent data currently available.
Pupils going on to Education and employment after Key Stage 4 96%