Examination Results 2023

A Level Results: Many congratulations to all our Year 13 students on achieving some really excellent A Level results this summer. See below…


Congratulations to: Sophia (A* A* A and A* in her EPQ) who is studying English and French at Oxford University

Joint Head Girls, Suraiya and Alison (straight As) who are studying Maths (Warwick) and Geography (UCL)

Percentage of A*/A grades: 20% It was 20% of pupils who achieved straight A*/As

1 in 5 students achieved at least 1 A* grade

Percentage of A*-B grades. 66%

Percentage of A*/A grades. 37%

Half of students secured places at Russell Group universities

70% of students achieved their first/second choice of university

Most popular universities/courses:

  • City, University of London (4 students)
  • St George’s (4 )
  • University College London (4 )
  • Warwick (3)
  • King’s College London (3)
  • University of Greenwich (2)
  • University of Manchester (2)
  • University of Southampton (2)
  • University of Surrey (2)
  • University of Exeter (2)

Science/Medical courses:

  • Medicine (3)
  • Biomedical Sciences/Biological Sciences/Medical Biosciences/Biochemistry/Clinical Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Diognastic Radiography
  • Osteopathy
  • Psychology/Sociology with Psychology


  • Accountancy/Business/Economics/Management
  • Architecture/Civil Engineering/
  • Art/English/English & Theatre Studies/Film & TV
  • Accountancy/Business/Economics/Management
  • Geography/Global Sustainable Development/Population Health Sciences/Urban Planning
  • History/History and Ancient History
  • Maths, Stats & Economics
  • Politics & Arabic
  • Physical Education with QTS (Secondary)

University Destinations 2023

GCSE Results: Congratulations to our Year 11 Old Palace students who have delivered an outstanding set of  exam results.

An impressive 65.5% of grades were 9-7 with two students achieving the remarkable feat of straight 9/8s. Almost a fifth of students achieved four or more grade 9s.

All our departments achieved excellent results, most notably students achieved over 80% 9-7 grades in English Language, French, Greek, History, Latin, Music, PE and RS. Mrs Burton, Head at Old Palace, said: “Well done to all our students for these impressive results which are a result of the hard work and commitment of our students, all of whom have had many challenges to face over the past few years. We are very proud of them indeed.”