GCSE Exam Performance

SNA students celebrate outstanding GCSE success

South Nottinghamshire Academy has achieved an exceptional set of GCSE results with subjects and individual students achieving outstanding grades.

Dan Philpotts (Headteacher) said, “This has been an extraordinarily difficult year for young people and they have had to face many challenges both inside and outside the classroom. The process of generating teacher assessed grades was both rigorous and robust and we are pleased that students have been rightly rewarded for their endeavours and work ethic. As a school, we continue to go from strength to strength with another set of fantastic results”.

Many individual Year 11 students secured outstanding results including:

Eleanor Petts – 8 Grade 9s and 1 Grade 8 (left alongside Yasmin Seddik)

 

 

Emma Gould  - 8 Grade 9s and 1 Grade 8

 

Malak El- Sherbiny Badawy – 7 Grade 9s and 2 Grade 8s

James Carlton 2 Grade 9s, 5 Grade 8s and 2 Grade 7s

 

GCSE headline figures include:

  • Best ever Progress 8 score
  • 100% pass rate
  • Out of nearly a thousand total grades awarded, 51% were graded 9-7 and 88% were graded 9-4.
  • 83% of students secured a grade 4 in English and Maths. 63% of students secured a grade 5 in English and Maths.

Individual subject areas continue to be outstanding.

Subjects that secured the highest percentage of 9-4 grades (or equivalent) are as follows:

Subjects

% 9-4 grades (or equivalent)

Biology

100%

Chemistry

100%

Physics

100%

Physical Education

100%

Spanish

95%

German

95%

Drama

94%

History

93%

Food and Nutrition

93%

Design Technology

91%

Fine Art

91%

English Language & Literature

89%

Maths

88%

French

84%

Geography

84%