Exam Results

‘A’ Level Results 2016

 

2016 2015 2014
A*- A 35% 25.3% 28%
A* – B 63% 51% 52%
A* – C 81% 76% 73%
A* – E 99% 100% 99%
Students 115 92 82

 

Our students have achieved another outstanding set of results. We are so pleased for them and know that the hard work and efforts that they and their teachers have all put in over the last two years has enabled so many of them to take up their first choice University places. We are particularly pleased to have four students taking up places at Oxford and Cambridge, demonstrating the excellent environment for learning that Burford School continues to provide.’

Deputy Headteacher, Mr James Pilgrim

Some individual results of particular note are as follows:


Four A*/A grades:

  • KeitMia West, Keith Collister and Joe Duffyh Collister – Computing, Maths, Further Maths, Physics (A*A*A*A*) going to Cambridge University to read Computer Science
  • Joseph Duffy – Chemistry, Maths, Further Maths, Physics (A*A*A*A*) going to Cambridge University to read Natural Sciences
  • Mia West – Chemistry, Maths, Physics, EPQ (A*A*A*A*) going to Durham University to read Physics
  • Annabel Redman – English Lit, French, Geography, Spanish (AAAA*) going to Oxford University to read Spanish and Russian
  • Lara Connolley – Biology, Chemistry, Maths, Physics (AAAA) going to Leeds University to read Medical Biochemistry
  • Alice Landray – Biology, English Lit, Psychology, EPQ (AAA*A)

Three A*/A grades:Annabel Redman & Mrs Redman

  • Emma Becket – English Lit, French, Geography (A*A*A) going to Bristol University to read French and Spanish
  • Maggie Boyd – Biology, Chemistry, Maths (A*AA) going to Manchester University to read Biochemistry
  • Becky Chatwell – Biology, English Lit, History (AAA) going to York University to read English and History
  • Jack Davies – Geography, Psychology, PE (AAA) going to Bristol University to read Geography
  • Jenny Digby – Maths, Further Maths, Physics (A*A*AB) going to Sheffield to read Civil Engineering
  • George Genc – Biology, Chemistry, Maths (AAA) going to Durham to read Biological Sciences
  • Ella Gorton – Biology, Maths, Spanish (A*AA*) going to Manchester University to read Anatomical Sciences
  • Will Legood – Biology, Economics, English Lit (AAA) going to Cambridge University to read Law
  • Matthew Pilkington – Maths, Further Maths, Physics (AA*A) going to Southampton University to read Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Emma Purvis – Chemistry, Maths, Further Maths (AAABB) going to St Andrew’s University to read Geology
  • Liana Sandhu – French, History, Spanish (A*A*A) going to Leeds University to read Ancient History and History
  • Andrew Skidmore – Maths, Further Maths, Physics (A*AIMG_1866AB) going to Manchester University to read Mathematics

Two A*/A grades:

  • Jake Acock – History, RE (AAB) auditioning for Drama College
  • Martha Austin (AABB) going to Southampton University to read Biomedical Sciences
  • Emily Day (AABB) going to Leeds University to read Human Physiology
  • Neoma Fisher (AAB) going to Bristol University to read Medicine
  • Annie Harrison (AAB) going to Manchester University to read Psychology
  • Raif Johnson (A*AB) going to Loughborough University to read Mathematics
  • Courtney Jones (A*ABB) going to Birmingham to read Criminology
  • Natalie Law (A*AB) going to Southampton University to read Film
  • Harry Williamson (A*AB) going to Exeter University to read Economics

Other Achievements:

      •  61 students (53%) achieved an A*/A in at least one subject
      • 100% of students studying French achieved an A*/A grade
      • 100% of students studying Further Maths achieved an A*/A grade
      • 100% of BTEC grades were Distinction Star/Distinction
      • 75% of students studying English Literature achieved an A*/B grade
      • 100% of Product Design grades were A*/C
      • 100% of Drama grades were A*/C
      • 86% of Art grades were A*/B

 

 

 

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