719 students in the TEN Group’s colleges and academies collected their A Level results on 16th August. There were smiles all around following a strong set of results, with many fine individual achievements helping students to secure their chosen university or Apprenticeship places.
On the measure of the percentage of students achieving A*-C grades, there were notable increases at UTCN (up 9 percentage points to 71pc) and City College Norwich (up 7 percentage points to 70.3pc).
As well as celebrating the hard work and achievements of all our A Level students, the TEN Group would like to thank all those involved in the team effort that has contributed to our students’ successes – from our brilliant teachers, to engaged parents, NES colleagues in a wide range of support roles, governors, employers and other partners.
Attleborough Academy Norfolk
% of A Levels graded A*-C: 54
“This year shows another increase for the Academy in the overall pass rate to 96% and on all other national measures. Congratulations to all our Year 13 students for their hard work and commitment. Particular congratulations should go to Emma Seager on her superb achievement of three A* grades, and one A grade. Thanks to all our staff for their dedication and professionalism and to our parents for their continuing support." - Neil McShane, Principal
City College Norwich
% of A Levels graded A*-C: 70.3
“We’re very proud that the proportion of our students achieving the highest grades, A*-B, has increased by over 10% this year. This will mean that the vast majority of our students will be securing their first choice of university and we are really proud of the effort they have put in to achieve this.” – Donna Howe, Head of A Levels
Fakenham Sixth Form
% of A Levels graded A*-C: 72
“Congratulations to all our Year 13 students for their hard work and commitment and particular congratulations should go to Tom Lockhart on his superb achievement of four A grades. This excellent set of results reflects the dedication and professionalism of all the staff and the continuing support of our parents and Governors.” - Neil McShane, Interim Principal
% of A Levels graded A*-C: 74.7
“We are delighted to have maintained the extremely high pass rate of 99.3% across the 546 exams that were taken by our students. We are incredibly proud of all the students’ achievements which will support them to make excellent progression to university and are celebrating the amazing achievement of the 19 students who attained A* or A grades in all of their A level subjects.” – Helen Williams (Head of A Levels)
University Technical College Norfolk (UTCN)
% of A Levels graded A*-C, including A Level equivalents: 71
“This is our third consecutive increase in overall results and we are delighted! These results have enabled our students to take up a wide range of exciting apprenticeship offers and university places and we, once again, anticipate a 100% progression rate for our leavers. Our mission is to develop tomorrow's engineering and technology specialists and that is exactly what we are doing. Congratulations to students, staff and parents for all their hard work.” - Alex Hayes, Principal