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Examination Results

Advanced Level Results Day 2016                                          

We are delighted to announce another amazing set of A Level results. 

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Our best ever performance at A* grade, saw 16% of students achieve this prestigous accolade. 43% of students achieved grades at the very highest level of A*/A and 90% are at A*- C. These important grades will be beneficial in helping to secure all important university places or indeed helping our students in their quest for future employment.

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Our success of 100% pass rate in all subjects is testament to the wide ranging skills and abilities of our students who are now going on to study courses ranging from Law to Architecture and Medicine.

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Kathryn Jaitly is a student who is sure to have a bright future ahead of her after she completes her Chemical Engineering degree at Imperial College. In order to secure her place, she achieved an incredible 5 A*s, in Chemistry, Biology, Maths, Further Maths and EPQ – an unbelievable achievement! 

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A place at Newnham College, Cambridge awaits Gabby Sharp after her hard work and dedication which culminated in her achieving excellent A Level results in History, Geography, French, English Literature, General Studies and EPQ. She is excited at the prospect of studying History to degree level.

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A placement with KPMG on their Management Trainee Scheme awaits Mariya after achieving three As in her A Levels. Mariya joined Westholme to complete her A Levels and is delighted to have realised her full potential in Chemistry, Biology and Maths.

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Sofia is delighted to be embarking upon an International Management degree at Nottingham University after gaining an A*in Business Studies, an A in Geography and a B in Textiles. Being involved with Westholme Enterprises has also provided Sofia with invaluable, practical business skills.

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Principal Lynne Horner paid tribute to students and staff: “We are absolutely delighted with the achievements of our Upper Sixth Formers this year. Not only have 18% of students achieved all A* and A grades but we also had 100% pass rate over 26 subjects. At Westholme we take pride in ensuring that our young men and women maximise their potential academically, socially and intellectually. These A Level achievements are a true reflection of our commitment to a holistic and balanced education realised through students’ effort, inspirational teaching and our close partnership with parents. Excellent grades are only part of the Westholme experience and it has been a pleasure to work with such positive, talented and responsible young people; to share their A Level success as they embark on the wider world as adults is a true privilege. My thanks go to the dedicated staff team who have helped fulfil their aspirations and congratulations to the ‘Westholme Class of 2016!’

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GCSE Success - 2016

                           

Westholme’s GCSE results have once again proved to be a cause for celebration.

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In a year that has seen the National average results fall, we are delighted that Westholme students have bucked that trend. Our A*- C pass rate is 96% compared to the National average of 66% whilst our A* pass rate comes in at 16% versus 6.5% nationally.

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Principal, Mrs Horner, commented, “I am very pleased with the results achieved by our students this year. They have worked diligently and maintained a positive commitment to other areas of school life throughout. Top performances from over 45% of grades were at A* and A. 14% of all students achieved all A* or A grades with 80% securing 9, 10 or 11 GCSEs which is truly impressive. Louise Jaitly deserves special mention as she secured an amazing 11 A*’s! We are proud of the achievements from our students as GCSEs provide the essential passport required for next steps in education, training or employment. My staff have worked hard with Westholme students and I am delighted that we can celebrate their success together.”

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Louise Jaitly 

This impressive set of GCSE results are in addition to our outstanding A Level results which were released last week. The future is certainly bright at Westholme! 

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