A-level results celebrated at The King Alfred School
PUBLISHED: 12:42 16 August 2018
Students at The King Alfred School in Highbridge could not wait to open their A-level exam results this morning (Thursday) as they found out if they got into the university of their choice.
King Alfred’s has seen more than a 50 per cent increase in the number of students who achieved three A*-E grades this year, with the school’s pass rate now at 71 per cent.
All sixth-form students this year achieved two A-levels between A*-E grades.
Student Freya Scott achieved an A* and two A grades and will study psychology at Newcastle University, and Shae Clements gained an A*, A and B grades and will go on to study zoology at Exeter University.
Headteacher, Denise Hurr, said: “We are very proud of the excellent results achieved by our students who have all worked incredibly hard with the support of our school and their families.
“Their hard work has paid off and fantastic university and employment opportunities now await them.”