Examination Results

A Level Results 2016

This year our students gained 82% A*-C grades, an improvement on last year with seven subjects achieving 100% A*-C grades, namely Chemistry, Dance, French, History, Geography, Mathematics and Physics. 100% A* /B grades were gained in Physics, Dance and French.

Special congratulations to Stephen Clifford who achieved 2 A* and 1 A grade and to Josephine Wilson who achieved 3 grade As. Stephen and Josephine both head off to Warwick University to read French with History and French with Japanese respectively.

These students should be congratulated on their excellent results; many exceeding their predicted grades.

Congratulations to all our students who have been accepted at a number of different universities to study a range of courses including Brighton to study Environmental Science, Brunel University, Greenwich to study Building Surveying, Hull to read Biomedical Science, Laban to pursue Dance and Nottingham to read Architectural & Environmental Engineering.

 

2016 A Level Results:                 
SUBJECT A* A B C D E TOTAL A*-C
Biology 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 67%
Chemistry 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 100%
Dance 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 100%
English Literature 1 1 0 2 1 0 5 80%
French 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 100%
Geography 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 100%
History 1 1 0 1 0 0 3 100%
Mathematics 0 0 2 1 0 0 3 100%
Physical Education 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 50%
Physics 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 100%
Religious Studies 0 0 1 1 0 1 3 67%
Spanish 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 50%
                 
                 
                 
A LEVEL HISTORICAL COMPARISONS                                                                                   
 %   A*         A* - A A* - B A*- C  A*- D A*- E  
2016   7.1 28.6 53.6 82.1 89.3 92.9  
2015   0 5.9 35.3 70.6 82.4 100  
2014   0 7.4 29.6 48.1 70.4 92.6  
2013   0 8.3 39.6 64.6 87.5 95.8  

GCSE Results 2016

Results at Bishop Challoner have continued to improve this year, with 92% of pupils achieving at least 5 A*- C grades this summer (73% including Maths and English Language).  Biology, Chemistry, Latin, Physics and Spanish scored 100% A*-C.  In Biology 95 per cent achieved at least A*-B grades and in Physics at least 86 per cent A*-B grades and chemistry with 75 per cent A*-B grades.  100 per cent grade A achieved in Latin. Over half of the students taking Spanish achieved an A*-B grade.

Twins Donatella and Valentina achieved 20 GCSEs between them with 95% A*/A. Other top performers were Veronica with 10 A*/A, Euan, Maddie and Marina with 9A*/A and Nathaniel with 9 A grades.

2016 GCSE results              
                 
SUBJECT A* A B C D E

TOTAL  A*-C

TOTAL   A*-C %
Art   3 3 4 3   13 77%
Biology 7 5 8 1     21 100%
Chemistry 5 6 5 5     21 100%
Computing   4 2 1 1 1 10 70%
D & T   1 4 2   1 8 88%
English Language 2 8 11 12 2 1 37 89%
English Literature   14 13 8 1   36 97%
French   1 1 2 1   5 80%
Geography   5 4 1 1 1 13 77%
History 2 5 5 7 1   20 95%
Latin   3         3 100%
Mathematics 5 5 12 7 8   37 78%
Music     2 2   1 5 80%
Performing Arts   3 0 1 1   5 80%
Physical Education       2 2 1 5 40%
Physics 6 5 7 3     21 100%
Religious Studies   18 4 9 2 2 37 84%
Science Core   2 4 5 4 1 16 69%
Science Additional   2 3 6 4 1 16 69%
Spanish 3 1 3 6     13 100%
                 
                 
                 
GCSE HISTORICAL COMPARISONS                                                                                   
 %   A*         A* - A A* - B A*- C  A*- D A*- E  
2016   8.8 35.4 62 86.5 95.6 98.5  
2015   3.1 21.9 54.2 81.7 95.8 99.2  
2014   4.4 28.4 57.4 82.8 93.3 98.2  
2013   9.5 27.9 60.9 83 94 98.3  
                 

Our pupils have achieved some excellent results and we are very proud indeed. With hard work, dedication and commitment our pupils are able to succeed’.

Paula Anderson, Headteacher