Brine Leas are once again delighted with outstanding A level results this year. Provisional indications are that an impressive 54% of grades achieved were A* – B and nearly 80% of grades were A* – C, both of these are increases on 2018 results. 28% of all entries were the top A*/A grades and 17 students achieved at least 3 straight A grades or above. Four students secured the remarkable achievement of at least 3 A* grades with 6 students securing 4 A levels overall.
The school was delighted to celebrate nearly 80% of students achieving their first choice destination, including colleges at Cambridge and Oxford to read mathematics.
Chemistry, electronics, maths and psychology secured over 40% A*/A grades with psychology at 60% and further maths at 67%.
29 courses had 100% success and the overall pass rate was 99%.
Headteacher David Cole said:
“We are delighted with our A level results this year and are immensely proud of the achievements of all of our students. We are really pleased to see so many of our students succeed in gaining access to their first choice destination, whether this is at university, a professional apprenticeship or employment. We are very proud of those students who have achieved competitive university places. The whole year group have given a great deal to the school and I wish them every success in the future. Congratulations are due to a terrific group of students and their teachers who worked so hard to achieve these amazing results”.