Wells Blue School GCSE results

August 30 2017
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GCSE and BTEC results at The Blue School show students continue to perform well, especially in the core subjects.

Seventy three per cent of students achieved a standard pass (Grade 4) in both English and mathematics. 51% achieved a strong pass (Grade 5) in both English and mathematics.

Under the old performance measure, 70% of the school’s students achieved 5 or more A* to C grades including English and mathematics.

Headteacher Steve Jackson said: “We are particularly pleased with the performance of students in the new GCSEs where the results have held up despite significant changes to the curriculum and assessment this year.

“This is another pleasing set of results where students of all abilities have cause to celebrate their many achievements.”

Particular high fliers who achieved the equivalent of more than 6 A*s include: Roberta Bland, Jasmine Brandon, Maddi Ferguson, Freya Gautier, Elliot Hunt, Rosie Jones, Georgina Mardle, Lottie Mason, Loveday Reynolds, Heather Russell, Jack Shaw, Duncan Warnock and Eloise Yeadon Caiger.

Some of the students who achieved the highest levels of progress over the five years include: Roberta Bland, Harriet Chinn, James Frost, Rona Jamieson, Rachel Lee, Jack Lukins, Cammie Main, Shareigh Phipps, Holly Stephens-Raven and Lauren Wyatt.