Ackworth School Celebrate GCSE Success

by | Aug 25, 2022 | Ackworth School

Pupils at Ackworth School, near Pontefract have yet again achieved a fantastic set of GCSE results.

Almost a quarter of all grades at the school were at the highest levels of grade 9 to 8, with 43.5% achieving all 9 to 7 grades, and 89% all 9 to 4 grades.

The results included a 100 per cent success rate at grade 9 to 7 in Biology and Chemistry.

Ink, from Thailand, was one of the school’s top performing students with nine grade 9s and one grade 8.

Other notable achievements include Bani, from Pontefract, who achieved six grade 9s, three grade 8s and one grade 7, along with Isabel from South Milford, who achieved seven grade 9s, two grade 8s and one grade 6. All three are going on to study A-Levels at Ackworth School Sixth Form.

Local boy, Alex from Wakefield should also be acknowledged for his fantastic personal achievement of a grade 9 in mathematics.

The Headmaster, Mr Anton Maree, commented: “Our 2022 cohort have worked extremely hard to achieve these outstanding results. They have shown a real zest for learning, and I am excited to see what they will achieve in the next few years as they now embark upon their new adventures in the Sixth Form.  They have demonstrated outstanding dedication to their studies during the last two years, and they can all be very proud of their individual successes.”