Queen Ethelburga's Academic Results 2014
Not only did the College repeat its 100% overall pass rate for its Year 13 pupils, but its average university admissions (UCAS) points score increased to 501 – the equivalent to over 4 A grades at A-Level. The percentage of grades at A* and A was 80%.
The Faculty saw a similarly impressive 100% pass rate and students gained an average UCAS points score of 473. The percentage of grades at A* and A was 76%. 94% of BTECs were awarded a Distinction* or Distinction grade – equivalent to A* and A grades at A-Level. In the 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
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Examination statistics over the past 3 years
|Average UCAS Points||492||499||501|
|A Level A*/A||69%||80%||80%||-||-|
|A Level A* - B||94%||97%||98%||-||-|
|Average UCAS Points||459||469||480|
|A Level A*/A||53%||68%||76%||-||-|
|A Level A* - B||78%||95%||90%||-||-|
Natl. Av = National Average across all schools;
ISC Av = Average across all schools in the Independent Schools Council independent schools council (which represents over 1,200 independent schools in the UK)