Queen Ethelburga's Academic Results 2015
Not only did the College repeat its 100% overall pass rate for its Year 13 pupils, but in a year when the very highest grades declined nationally, the College A* rates increased by 9%.
The Faculty saw a similarly impressive 100% pass rate and the percentage of grades at A* and A rose to 80%, a rise of 4%. The Faculty's A*-B grades have risen to 96% and 88% of BTECs were awarded a Distinction* or Distinction grade – equivalent to A* and A grades at A-Level. In the 2014 Daily Telegraph league tables the Faculty is placed 2nd in the North of England's day and boarding schools.
It is so satisfying to know that the success of our schools is down to
the fact that we assess each student individually so that we can find
something at which he or she really excels. Our teachers work very
closely with our pupils from the moment they arrive to make sure we
support them with their subject choices, university applications and
Why not come and see for yourself what makes us so special; click here to find details of our Open Days (held regularly throughout the year), or phone us (on 01423 33 33 30) to arrange a visit at your convenience.
Examination statistics over the past 3 years
|A Level A*/A||69%||80%||80%||81%||-|
|A Level A* - B||94%||97%||98%||98%||-|
|A Level A*/A||53%||68%||76%||81%||-|
|A Level A* - B||78%||95%||90%||97%||-|
ISC Av = Average across all schools in the Independent Schools Council independent schools council (which represents over 1,200 independent schools in the UK)