Exam results

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In 2015 – for the sixth year in succession – more than three quarters of Perse A Level entries were graded at either A* or A. The national average for A* is 8.2% and 25.9% for A.

39% of grades were awarded at A*.

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

18 students got the top grade in all the exams they took.

106 students obtained three or more A* / 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
2015 39 79 95 99 99.5 100 100
2014 38 77 92 97 100 100 100
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 2015

Subject No. of candidates A* A B C D E U
Art and Design 8 5 2 1 0 0 0 0
Biology 54 15 26 11 2 0 0 0
Chemistry 70 10 33 19 4 3 1 0
Classical Civilisation 9 0 2 3 3 0 1 0
Design and Technology 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
Economics 25 1 16 6 2 0 0 0
English Literature 26 12 9 5 0 0 0 0
French 10 5 3 2 0 0 0 0
Further Maths 38 29 6 2 1 0 0 0
Geography 30 7 16 7 0 0 0 0
German 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Greek 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
History 49 22 20 6 1 0 0 0
Italian 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Latin 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 0
Mathematics 111 53 37 17 4 0 0 0
Philosophy 6 3 2 1 0 0 0 0
Physics 25 2 17 3 2 0 1 0
Physical Education 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Politics 12 5 4 1 2 0 0 0
Religious Studies 8 1 5 1 0 1 0 0
Spanish 6 2 3 1 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 503 178 209 88 21 4 3 0

 

Pre-U results by subject in 2015

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
Chemistry 14 4 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0
Music 5 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Physics 27 18 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Psychology 12 0 5 6 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 58 22 18 12 4 2 0 0 0 0

 

AS Level results for subjects taken in the Upper Sixth in 2015

Subject No. of candidates A* A B C D E U
EPQ 8 3 4 1 0 0 0 0
Further Maths 12 0 7 3 1 0 1 0
Latin 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Physics 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 22 3 13 4 1 0 0 0

A Levels completed early by members of the Lower Sixth in 2015

Subject No. of candidates A* A B C D E U
Chinese 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Russian 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

A Levels completed early by Year 11 in 2015

Subject No. of candidates A* A B C D E U
Russian 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

AS level results by subject, achieved by members of the Lower Sixth, 2015

Subject No. of candidates A B C D E U
Art  19 17 2 0 0 0 0
Biology  62 42 14 5 1 0 0
Chemistry  74 42 14 9 8 1 0
Chinese 3 3 0 0 0 0 0
Classical Civilisation  9 4 2 3 0 0 0
Design and Technology 8 8 0 0 0 0 0
Economics  45 31 6 4 3 0 1
English Literature  28 27 1 0 0 0 0
French  14 13 0 0 1 0 0
Geography  36 27 6 1 1 1 0
German  4 3 1 0 0 0 0
Greek  3 2 1 0 0 0 0
History  40 30 6 2 2 0 0
Latin  6 5 1 0 0 0 0
Mathematics  131 97 14 10 7 3 0
Physics  41 27 3 6 4 0 1
Politics  10 5 2 1 1 1 0
Religious Studies  14 8 5 1 0 0 0
Russian 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Spanish  8 3 4 1 0 0 0
TOTALS  556 395 82 43 28 6 2

 

AS levels completed early by members of the Upper School in 2015

Subject No. of candidates A B C D E U
Japanese 1 1 0 0 0 0 0