Exam results

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In 2013 – for the fourth year in succession – more than three quarters of Perse A Level entries were graded at either A* or A (the 2013 national average for A*-A grades was 21.3%).

33% of grades were awarded at A* (the national average is 6.8%).

99% of exam entries were awarded at A*- C level.

Nearly 90% students achieved ABB grades or better, and thus fell into the Government’s ‘high achiever’ category.

79 students (53%) achieved A*or A (or Pre-U equivalents) in all their exams.

24 students obtained three or more A* grades (or Pre-U equivalents).

Provisional results pending examination enquiries.

A level results by year

Year (% cumulative) A* A B C D E U
2013  33 77 95   99  100 100  100 
2012 42 80 95 98 99 100 100
2011 38 79 95 99 100 100 100
2010 34 75 94 99 100 100 100
2009 73 91 98 98 100 100

From 2013, this table also includes Pre-U equivalent grades using the standard D1/D2=A*, D3/M1=A, M2=B, M3=C

A level results by subject in 2013

Subject No. of candidates A* A B C D E U
Art and Design 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
Biology 53 12 22 13 3 1 2 0
Chemistry 48 15 21 8 4 0 0 0
Classical Civilisation 5 0 2 3 0 0 0 0
Economics 32 11 15 6 0 0 0 0
English Literature 43 18 15 9 1 0 0 0
French 10 1 6 2 1 0 0 0
Further Maths 21 16 3 2 0 0 0 0
Geography 32 7 18 5 1 1 0 0
German 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Greek 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
History 49 10 32 5 2 0 0 0
Italian 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Latin 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
Mathematics 78 33 33 9 3 0 0 0
Philosophy 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Physical Education 5 0 2 2 1 0 0 0
Physics 27 8 11 6 2 0 0 0
Politics 12 2 5 5 0 0 0 0
Religious Studies 6 0 3 1 2 0 0 0
Russian 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Spanish 13 2 9 2 0 0 0 0
Technology 6 0 3 2 1 0 0 0
TOTALS 459 144 207 82 22 2 2 0

 

Pre-U results by subject in 2013

Subject Candidates per subject D1 D2 D3 M1 M2 M3 P1 P2 P3
A Level Equivalency >A* A* A A/B B B/C C/D D E
Music 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Physics 12 7 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Psychology 11 1 3 1 2 3 1 0 0 0
TOTALS 26 9 7 3 2 4 1 0 0 0

 

AS Level results for subjects taken in the Upper Sixth in 2013

Subject No. of candidates A* A B C D E U
EPQ 9 5 4 0 0 0 0 0
Further Maths 8 0 5 2 0 1 0 0
Italian 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 18 5 10 2 0 1 0 0