Talented students shine in their GCSEs

Talented sports stars and performing arts students have shone academically in their GCSEs. The youngsters from Bournemouth’s LeAF Studio are celebrating another successful year of results. Footballer James Rapin has netted the top possible grade 9 in Maths and altogether has 11 A*s and As (or the equivalent). In maths and English grades 9 to1 have replaced A* to G, … Read More

GCSE results increase across the board

Bournemouth’s Oak Academy has seen its GCSE results increase across the board. Overall, 40% achieved the standard grade 4 and above in English and maths – an increase of 5% on last year. And this year more than half of all students (54%) achieved at least the standard pass of grade 4 in maths – an increase of 10% on … Read More

Nine is the magic number

Several students at The Arnewood School in New Milton are on cloud nine after achieving the top mark. This year heralds the introduction of numerical grades for GCSE English and Maths – with 9 being the highest and 1 being the lowest. The new 9 grade is even higher than the old A*. Those proud holders of 9s are: Georgina … Read More

Another great GCSE year for Arnewood

The Arnewood School in New Milton is celebrating another good year of GCSE results. Overall the school saw 62% of its students achieve at least five A* – C including English and Mathematics. The school also scored highly in those achieving the prestigious English Baccalaureate (EBACC). Thirty-one per pent achieved A* to C in the core academic subjects that make … Read More