96% of St John’s School pupils achieved 5 or more A* to C or 9 -4 grade GCSEs in 2018.
In a year where the reformed GCSEs were far more challenging, St John’s School pupils achieved amazing results in their GCSE exams.
The Year 11 pupils in the academic year of 2017/18 excelled with 93% of exams awarded at A* to C or 9 – 4 grade. The national pass mark was 70%.
9 subjects had 100% A* – C or 9 – 4 pass rate, 23% of all GCSE’s taken were grade
A/A* or 7 – 9.
The following core subject results were well above the national average;
English pass: 90% (National Average 70%)
Maths pass: 93% (National Average 71%)
Science pass: 94% (National Average 54%)
One of the top performing pupils achieved an impressive 4 grade 9s, 3 grade 8/ A* and 3 grade 7/A with several other pupils scoring similarly.
The majority of our pupils progressed to their first choice of Post 16 Institutions which included Grammar Schools, Sixth Form Schools and Colleges.