The students of Crompton House School received their A Level results on Thursday 16th August 2018 and it was another excellent set of grades.
For the second year running the students achieved a 100% pass rate for all A Levels. 23% of all A Level grades achieved were at grades A*-A, a 3% rise on last year. Over half of all grades achieved were at A*-B grades.
Mr. Karl Newell, Headteacher of Crompton House, made the following comments, “Over the past two years our A Level students have grown in confidence as they have progressed academically, socially and as leaders within the school and they can now look forward to a bright future at university and beyond. Their excellent results confirm our continued aim to improve year on year. Our students have worked really hard and the excellent commitment of the Crompton House students, staff and parents has been reflected in the grades.”
Outstanding results include Rachel Milligan who achieved A*s in Physics, Maths and Further Maths and will be going on to Durham University to study Maths. Emma Guilbert achieved A*s in Psychology, Geography and English Literature and will be studying Psychology at Newcastle University. Kate Mawdsley achieved A*s in Physics, Maths, Further Maths and General Studies and will be studying Physics at Manchester University. Josh Povey achieved As in Maths, Geography, General Studies and the Extended Project as well as a B in Physics and will be studying Physics at the University of Lancaster. Luke Cheetham achieved an A* in Maths and As in Further Maths and Physics and will be studying Mechanical Engineering at Leeds. Stephen Oldfield achieved As in Biology, Chemistry and Maths and will be studying Dentistry at Cardiff University.
Outstanding results at AS Level included As in Biology, English Literature and History for Philippa Bateman. Sadie Kay achieved As in Biology, Physics and Psychology. Rebecca Wynne achieved As in Geography, Psychology and Sociology.
Mr. Newell said “Our AS results are excellent and the students and staff have worked very hard to achieve them. They confirm that our students are well on course for excellent A Level results next year.”