2019 Results

83% of pupils achieved 5 or more 9-4 grade GCSEs including Maths and English.

Overall 84% of all grades gained were 9-4 (A* – C) grade.  7 subjects had 100% pass rates with 20% of all GCSEs being 7-9 (A or A*) grades.

English Language pass:                    90% (National Average 62%)

English Literature pass:                   90% (National Average 73%)

Maths pass:                                         90% (National Average 60%)

Biology, Chemistry, Physics pass:  100% each (National Average 90%)

Combined Science pass:                   74% (National Average 55%)

Our top pupil gained 66 points from his top 8 GCSEs (3 x grade 9s, 4 x grade 8s, 1 x grade 7).  Grammar schools require 51-54 points for entry.

 

2018 Results

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.