A Level & GCSE Examinations: Summer 2021
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A Level & GCSE Examination Results: Summer 2020
Old Palace has achieved very strong A Level and GCSE results this summer. View our Results Booklet here:
At A Level, 25% of all the entries were awarded the top grade of A* with 68% of entries achieving A*/A and 93% achieving A*-B. Students secured places at top universities including two students who gained Oxbridge places. Over 95% of students gained places at their first or insurance place university.
At GCSE 32% of all entries were awarded the top grade of 9, with 51% of entries awarded at least a grade 8 and 74% of entries awarded at least a grade 7 (the equivalent of an A grade from previous years). Just over a quarter of all Old Palace students achieved at least a grade 7 in all of their exams.
Jane Burton, Head said ‘After such a difficult period where our students have coped with so much disruption and uncertainty, it is pleasing to see our students achieve such strong academic results and see their hard work duly rewarded. Congratulations to all our students. Thanks must go to the Old Palace staff for all their hard work and to our parents for all the support they have shown their daughters and the school’
Jane Burton ` Head
A Level Examination Results 2019
In 2019, our students celebrated yet another excellent set of A Level results, with 50% of exams being graded A*- A. This made us the top performing girls school in the Croydon area.
The overwhelming majority of students secured their first choice of university, with a high percentage going to Russell Group Universities to study subjects as diverse as Civil Engineering, Physics, Aerospace Engineering, Medicine, Classics and Japanese.
Around 60% of all the A Level entries were in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects, reflecting the strength and popularity of these subjects at Old Palace.
Alongside this, the A Levels achieved spanned a range of 23 different subjects reflecting the diversity and breadth of the Old Palace curriculum.
|A* - A||50%|
|A* - B||83%|
|A* - C||100%|
Sunday Times Parent Power 2019