Students at Axe Valley Academy are celebrating a fantastic set of GCSE results. Student attainment has been maintained, building on the significant gains of 2018. Over 70% of students achieved grade 4 or above in English and 76% of students achieved grade 4 or above in Maths. A remarkable 24% of all Maths grades achieved were Grades 7, 8 or 9; 12% of all GCSE grades achieved were Grades 7, 8 or 9, and 11% all of vocational grades were Distinction or Distinction*.
The top performing students were: Jessie Holmes (four grade 9s, two grade 8s, two grade 7s, one grade 6 and a Distinction*), Robin Ellis (three grade 9s, three grade 8s, two grade 7s and two grade 6s) and Ellie King (three grade 9s, two grade 8s, four grade 7s and one grade 6). Isabelle Coman, Simon Herbert and Daniel Rowe also achieved a grade 9 in one or more of their GCSE subjects; Sophie Brennan, Isabelle Coman, Daniel Rowe, Ella Shephard, Poppy Tooze, Louise Tyne and Patrick Tytherleigh achieved a Distinction or Distinction* in one or more of their vocational subjects. In addition to these achievements, the following students have made the most progress since joining Axe Valley Academy: Ellie King, Ioan Nita, Poppy Tooze and Helga Hofrate.
Students at Axe Valley Academy have worked so hard for their GCSEs this year and they should be incredibly proud of their achievements. These results are not only a testament to the commitment and hard work of students and staff but also the support of their parents. We wish them well in the next step in their educational journey.