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Examination Performance 2017

Purbrook Park Pupils Celebrate Exam Success

We are delighted with the efforts of both pupils and staff at Purbrook Park.  This is a new examination system that has been deliberately designed to be tougher. We have managed its introduction and have successfully implemented the changes that are required.  We are incredibly proud of our staff and pupils; they have shown great resilience and perseverance at a time that has been particularly challenging.  

We are pleased that many of our pupils will be going on to further their education, and we are confident that they will continue to be successful in the future.

Our headline figures are:

  • 72% achieved Grade 4+ in both English and Maths
  • 70% achieved five or more good grades, including both English and Maths

Other outstanding results include:

English Language 73% 4+
English Literature 75% 4+
Maths 79% 4+
Biology  100% A*-C
Chemistry   100% A*-C
Dance BTEC 100% Pass or better
ECDL   100% Pass or better
Physics   97% A*-C
Sport BTEC  95% Pass or better
Photography   87% A*-C
Drama 86% A*-C
Art     84% A*-C
German   83% A*-C
RE 82% A*-C

Please click here to view DfE results tables (2016)