2018 GCSE Success

2018 GCSE Success

August 23, 2018

Today the School announces its GCSE results, which once again reinforce the School’s reputation for consistently high achievement. 58% of GCSEs taken at the School were awarded A* or 9 – 8 grades: this is the second highest total in the School’s history, almost matching the 59% achieved in 2015. 82% of GCSEs taken this year were awarded A*- A or 9 – 7 grades and 95% were awarded A*-B or 9 – 6 grades.

Twenty students achieved at least 10 A*/9/8 grades, including:

George Asprou

Scott Brice

Taylor Burdett

Ben Curtis

Finn Durkan-Mills

Will Holmes 

Matt Irani

Alex Jennings 

Conor McCabe

Cameron Mestchian

William Murphy

Ronak Parikh

Matt Rayner

Sebastian Reddy

Ben Solomons

James Tudor 

Over half the year group (53%) gained at least 6 A*/9/8 grades; 45% gained at least 7 A*/9/8s; 38% gained at least 8 A*/9/8s; and 27% gained at least 9 A*/9/8s.

Jonathan Gillespie, Headmaster of St Albans School, commented: “I am delighted with this year’s excellent GCSE results and congratulate our pupils on their individual successes. Their strong results will provide a firm foundation for their progress to A Level and beyond, and I look forward to welcoming them back in September together with the many new entrants who are joining our Sixth Form.”

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