2016 GCSE RESULTS: CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR YEAR 11s
FOR THEIR PHENOMENAL RESULTS
There were smiles all round on GCSE Results Day as our Year 11 students achieved incredible results. Their results were significantly above national averages and were the just reward for 5 years of exceptionally hard work and fantastic progress at Erasmus Darwin Academy.
2016 Headline Figures:
% A*-C in English: 85%
% A*-C in Maths: 80%
% A*-C in Science: 87%
% A*-C in English & Maths: 73%
Progress 8 estimate: Students make more than expected progress, given their starting point.
2016 Highest Achieving Students
A special mention must go to Benjamin Frondigoun and Nicola Maclean who were EDA’s highest achieving students Nearly all of their grades were A* and none of their grades were below an A!
Their individual performance is as follows:
Benjamin Frondigoun: Mathematics (A*) English Language (A*) English Literature (A*) Science Core (A*) Science Additional (A*) Science Further Additional (A*) Statistics (A*) History (A*) Music (A*) Religious Studies (A) German (A) Business Studies (A).
Nicola Maclean: Mathematics (A*) English Language (A*) English Literature (A) Science Core (A*) Science Additional (A*) Science Further Additional (A*) Statistics (A) Geography (A*) Religious Studies (A*) Art (A*) French (A) Business Studies (A).
Close on the heels of Benjamin and Nicola were the following students, who managed the enviable feat of gaining
8 or more A*-A grades:
Liam Arthur (11) Sam Cottrell (11) Lizzie Pollard (11) Ryan Wilson (11) Georgina Hackett (9) Nathan Wilkes (9)
Callum Flute (8) James McAree (8) Lewis Poutney (8) Zak Skelding (8) Lauren Turley (8)
Finally, the following students also deserve a special mention for achieving 8 or more A*-B grades:
Emily Anderson, Charlotte Brothwell, Nathan Carrington, Charlie Clifford, Mitchell Cooke, Isabelle Cox,
Helena Dance, Matthew Earp, Danny Goodyear, Dylan Hands, Georgia Heap, Amy Ingleston. Elliot Jones, Lucy Jones, Harry Lowe, Benjamin Morris, Elizabeth Palmer, Francesca Preece, Ben Scattergood, Megan Sephton, Imogen Smith, Sam Smith, Katie Strazzanti, Courtney Tonks, Melissa Ward, Kayleigh Williams, Samuel Wilson.
It has been an absolute pleasure working with all of our Year 11s for the past five years and we wish them every success for the future. It is also extremely pleasing that the majority of Year 11s have chosen to continue their education in our 6th Form and we look forward to enjoying further educational success together.