Outstanding A’ Level exam results for Bishop Gore School pupils!
Bishop Gore School pupils have once again reflected the high standards associated with the school by excelling in their A’ level examinations and Level 3 vocational courses.
The percentage of pupils securing grades from A*-C was outstanding and exceeded 97% again this year. Over 60% of students achieved at least 3 A*-C grades and 97% of students attained 2 A*-E grades or more. An outstanding 77% of Year 13 pupils gained the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate at the higher grades A*-C.
This year, over 80% of all grades attained by students were at the higher A*-C, whilst over a quarter of the all the grades achieved were at the highest A*-A.
13% of pupils achieved at least 3 A* or A grades at A’ level this year across a range of academic and vocational subjects.
Bishop Gore School has an excellent reputation throughout Wales for consistently outstanding teaching and learning and this year’s A’ Level results once again reflect the high standards that are achieved on an annual basis.
These fantastic results not only reward the hard work and commitment of the pupils and staff but also reflect the outstanding working relationships that exist between the staff and their students.
The broad range of academic and vocational subjects offered to pupils at Bishop Gore School has enabled the pupils to secure jobs, apprenticeships and places at universities throughout the UK and we wish them the very best of luck in their future studies and careers.
In addition to the outstanding results already mentioned, the following students achieved:
4 A*-A grades
Tomos Alderman who went to Oystermouth Primary and is going to read Chemistry at Durham University.
Calum Crossley who went to Brynmill Primary and is going to read Mathematics at Jesus College, Oxford University.
Leo Harris who went to Grange Primary School and is going to read Biochemistry at Bristol University.
Aneira King who went to Oystermouth Primary and is going to read English at York University.
Joshua Tyrrell who went to Portmead Primary and is going to read Applied Medical Sciences at Swansea University.
3 A*-A Grades
Nia Mathews who went to Oystermouth Primary and is going to read Psychology at Cardiff University.
William Mellowship who went to Grange Primary and is going to read Sports Management at Cardiff Metropolitan University.
Olivia Rees who went to Parkland Primary and is going to study Professional Development for the Performing Arts Industry (1 Year BTec) at Gower College before applying for Acting in 2020.
2 A*-A Grades
Matthew Humphreys who went to St Helen’s Primary and is going to read Computer Science at Swansea University.
Farhana Khatun who went to St Helen’s Primary and is going to read Civil Engineering at Swansea University.
Joshua Lake who went to Danygraig Primary and is going to read Applied Medical Sciences at Swansea University.
Jake Simeone who went to Grange Primary and is going to read Sports Performance Analysis at Cardiff Metropolitan University.
Tom Alderman of Bishop Gore school receiving his A level results with Headteacher Mrs Helen Burgum. Tom achieved an A* in Chemistry, Maths, Physics and The Welsh Baccalaureate. Tom went to Oystermouth Primary and is going to read Chemistry at Durham University.