GCSE success for St Margaret’s CE Academy

St Margaret’s Academy is celebrating another year of excellent achievement as students pick up their GCSE results today. Principal Stephen Brierley was delighted with the results at St Margaret’s. This year almost two-thirds of students passed five or more subjects including ‘strong passes’ in English and maths. At GCSE, many students have beaten ...

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The GCSEs shake-up

August 2017 sees the implementation of a new grading system for GCSEs in all schools and colleges. A key goal is to provide more differentiation, particularly among the highest achievers, and among the many students who ‘bunch’ in the middle grades. The new GCSEs will be graded 1 to 9, with ...

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