Staff and students at Colston’s Girls’ School (CGS) are celebrating another successful set of GCSE results, including many exceptional individual performances. The excellent grades achieved by this cohort of students demonstrate that hard work and dedication are the keys to success. Rachel Edwards, Assistant Principal, said: “We are incredibly proud of the progress our students have made over the last five years. We are expecting a Progress 8 score of +0.5, which is significantly above national outcomes.”
A number of subjects achieved outstanding results, including biology (47.1% of students achieved the top grade 9, equivalent to A**), chemistry (25.5% achieved grade 9), food and nutrition (22.7% achieved grade 9) and physics (23.5% achieved grade 9). Results in English maintained the school’s consistently high performance, with 89.4% of students achieving grade 4 or above, against a national average of 70.5%.
Outstanding individual achievements include: Abigail Davies, who achieved ten grade 9s; Tess Cramer achieved nine grade 9s; Maman Naeem achieved eight grade 9s; Carla Chan, Lucia Adams and Megan Walker all achieved seven grade 9s; Anna Andrieu achieved six grade 9s; Sara Qurbani, Veronika Lapuridi and Lucy Lau all achieved five grade 9s; and Amara Willis achieved four grade 9s and four grade 8s.