|Hammersmith Academy Head Delighted by A Level Success|
Cathnor Road school's Gary Kynaston "immensively proud" of students
Hammersmith Academy headteacher, Gary Kynaston says he is " immensely proud and delighted with our students and the hard work they have put in" after the school achieved impressive A level results in its second year.
70% of all student entries achieved the highest grades of A*-C with an overall pass rate of 98%.
Students excelled across the range of curriculum areas, with many exceptional grades seen in Maths, the Sciences, Drama, Spanish, Sociology and the Academy’s specialisms of ICT and Media.
16% of students were awarded the highest level of A* or equivalent.
Some of the highest achievers include:
The excellent results mean that students have secured places to study courses such as Law, Medicine, Maths and Biomechanical Engineering at highly prestigious universities across the country, with many poised to attend Russell Group universities.
Students studying vocational BTEC courses also performed well and have secured places at the institutions of their choice.
Gary Kynaston adds: " The results are a tribute to the teachers and the students’ dedication after choosing to study in Hammersmith Academy’s Sixth Form.
You can find out more about Hammersmith Academy's sixth form here.