GCSE Results 2017

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I am delighted that the hard work of students and staff has been rewarded with these fantastic results. Everyone at St David’s is very proud that the determination and effort of the students has resulted in outstanding achievement, with an 11% increase on the number of students achieving five GCSEs including English and Maths at A* – C. Craig Burns, who joined the school as the new Head Teacher last September is thrilled for his students: “This year we have seen a significant increase in nearly every subject taught at St. David’s, particularly Maths (up by nearly 20%), History and Geography (up by 11%); Graphic Design (up by 31%) and, spectacularly, English Literature with 96% of our students achieving a grade A* – C. In a time of significant change, GCSE English has also sustained its good track record.”

These achievements allow our students to follow the path of their choice, whether that is into further education, apprenticeships or other further training. We are equally delighted at the strong progress made by a number of students who have thrived in their GCSE studies and exceeded expectations.

We believe that our school provides a wonderful opportunity for students to truly fulfil their potential in a caring and vibrant community and we look forward to more students joining us.

The students of the 2017 cohort have demonstrated that the future for St David’s High School is bright indeed.