Impressive A Level Performance for Bolingbroke Sixth Form Pupils

Despite it being a very different A level results day, Bolingbroke pupils have had much to celebrate, with an excellent set of A level results achieved by this year’s 70 strong cohort.  

  • 94% of our students achieved a grade C or above (national average 78%) 
  • 77% of our students achieved a grade B or above (national average not yet published) 
  • 39% of our students achieved a top grade A or A* (national average 27%) 
  • 76% of our students achieved 3 or more A*- C grades, with almost half achieving grades A* to B across all 3 subjects.  
  • 70% of our pupils made above expected progress in one more more of their subjects, with 90% making at or above expected progress. 

Particular acknowledgement must go to the following students who achieved outstanding outcomes: 

Zayd (3 A*s), Tanisha (3 A*s, 1 A), Sufyan (2 A*s, 1 A), Mariane (2 A*s, 1 A), India (2 A*s, 1 A), Eleanor (2 A*s, 1 A), Asantewaa (2 A*s, 1 B), Capucine  (2 A*s, 1 A), Sam (2 A*s, 1 B), Gulled (1 A*, 3 As), Dill (1 A*, 2As), Ilyas (1 A*, 2As), Francesco (A*, A, B), Luca (1 A*, 2 As), Davide (1 A*, 2As, 1B) 

In Applied Science, the following students achieved exemplary results:  

Nathan (D* D D) – Next Steps: University of Roehampton, Biological Sciences 

Alanna (D* D D) Next Steps: University of East Anglia, Biochemistry 

Jona (D D D) – Next Steps: Kings College London, Child Nursing

 A fantastic 88% of our students secured a place at their first or insurance university, the majority of which reside in the top third of university rankings. Notable placements include: 

Zayd – University of Oxford (Jesus College) 

Tanisha – University of Bristol 

Gulled – Imperial College 

Sam  – University of York 

Luca, Rafiq – University of Nottingham 

Charlie, Emily – Cardiff University 

Dill, Tyler, William – University of Exeter 

Eva, William, India, Molly – University of Manchester 

Sara – University of Liverpool 

Davide, Francesco, Zaynab, Yahya, Tristan – Queen Mary (University of London) 

Jona, Sufyan – King’s College London 

We are hugely proud of the academic achievements of every single one of our Class of 2020. Moreover, we are delighted to be sending such courageous and compassionate young people into the wider community and world. We wish them every success in their continued pursuit of personal and academic excellence in these next steps of their journey.