The Perse School

Perse students celebrate impressive A level results

16 Aug 2018

The Perse School in Cambridge is celebrating its A level results today with 84% of entries being awarded an A* or A grade (or the Pre U equivalent).

With nearly half of all Perse A level results being graded an A* (47%), students in the Upper Sixth are looking forward to fulfilling their ambitions.

In total, 175 students secured 553 A level or Pre U exam passes.

• 118 students (67% of the year group) achieved 3 or more A* / A grades, and 94% of the Upper Sixth achieved at least one A* / A grade.

• More than 60% of Perse students achieved an A* in English Literature, Further Maths, History, Music, Physics, Psychology and Spanish. (In 2018 the national A* average for all subjects was 8%).

• 99% of entries were graded A*- C and 100% of entries were graded A*-E.

Head Ed Elliott, commented:

“The Upper Sixth have worked really hard and are to be congratulated on their outstanding academic results. I am thrilled to see so many students securing top grades and progressing to their first choice universities.

These achievements are the culmination of their considerable personal development and extra-curricular success at The Perse.

I congratulate all the Upper Sixth on their excellent endeavours, and thank the staff for their dedicated teaching and pastoral support which in turn, has helped students realise their potential.”

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