Students at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls rose to the challenge of the new GSCEs, achieving a collection of outstanding results.
In a year of revised GCSE content in English language, literature and mathematics, the students produced a set of extraordinary results as once again 100% of students gained at least 5 subjects at A*-C, including grades of 5 or above in English and mathematics. 86% of all results were graded at A*-A or 7 and above.
Of examinations using the traditional grading system 52% were graded at A*. In the new English and maths GCSEs, 29% of students achieved the highest grade of 9. An incredible 29 students achieved A* or above (8 or above on the new GSCE grading scale) in all their subjects. There were also 96 students who passed all 9 subjects at 7+, A or A* grade, which is a remarkable 55% of the cohort.
Stephanie Gill, Principal of Altrincham Grammar School for Girls, said:
“I am delighted that the hard work of our students over the last five years has been rewarded by such excellent GCSE results. These achievements also reflect the dedication of our teachers and the quality of the support provided by our staff. We are extremely proud of each and every one of our students and I would like to congratulate them on their achievements.”
Altrincham Grammar School for Girls is part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, whose mission is to provide a first-class education for all young people.
A-Levels Results 2017
Students and staff at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls are celebrating once again after another magnificent set of results ensured that 114 students have already met their offer of a place at university.
In another wonderful collection of results the school saw 11 students accepted by Oxford and Cambridge and an impressive 78 of the cohort achieving A* or A in all their subjects. 15 students achieved A* grades across all subjects.
An excellent set of results saw 70.1% of grades at A*-A, 92.7% of examinations graded at A*-B and 99.2% graded at A*-C. 100% of examination entries were graded at A*-E.
Stephanie Gill, Principal of Altrincham Grammar School for Girls said “I am incredibly proud of all of our students and delighted by their success. These results are a fitting testament to their hard work and determination. At a time of significant curriculum change, they also reflect the dedication of our teachers and the excellent support provided by all our staff. On behalf of all staff and governors, I wish our students the very best for their future.”
AGGS is part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust whose mission is to provide a first class education for all young people.”
We had a wonderful sports day and inter form tennis and rounders competitions to round off the summer term in style. This year the weather was kind to us so all competitions were played and none had to be cancelled.
Congratulations to all of you who competed to make them all so successful and enjoyable and well done to those who won individual or team events. Special ‘ well done’ to those of you who broke school records.
Special congratulations to Mr Capon’s staff team, who won the staff v year 10 relay race that finished off sports day.
Here are some photos to remind you of the competitions.