Oriel High School are celebrating their best ever GCE ‘A’ Level achievements of its’ Year 13 students. Headteacher, Philip Stack, commented: ‘We are delighted for our Year 13 students. Their results are a credit to them, their families and the staff of Oriel High School and we wish our former Year 13 students every success for the future’.
The overall pass was 99% with 52% of these passes at grades A*, A & B. An impressive 19% of all grades were awarded at A* for outstanding performance, a record for Oriel Sixth Form.
Oriel Sixth Form’s BTEC National results also included some impressive performances with 47% of all BTEC outcomes being awarded at Distinction* level (these grades being equivalent to one GCE ‘A’ Level Grade A*).
There were very many outstanding personal performances by our students with a large number of students who have now secured places on an incredibly wide range of University Courses – including courses as diverse as:
Clinical Psychology, Equine Performance, Medicine, Mathematics and Computer Science, Adult Nursing, Fashion Journalism and International Relations
As well as students going on to Higher Education at university Oriel students are also embarking on apprenticeships in a range of employment sectors, gap years and following specific pathways at specialist institutions.