Examination Results 2013

Students of St Margaret Ward Catholic College have again performed highly in the summer 2013 examinations.
 
At GCSE
67% of all students achieved 5A*-C grades, including English and Maths
98% of all students achieved 5A*-C grades
98% of all students achieved 5A*-G grades
The table below demonstrates the high achievements of our GCSE students over previous years:
Measures
2009
 2010
 2011
 2012
 2013
 % students who achieved 5A*-C
 66
 91
 95
99.4
 98
% of students who achieved 5A*-C including English and Maths
49
 72
67
74.1
67
 % of students who achieved 5 A*-G
97
100
97
100
98
At A Level, we have enjoyed excellent results in 2013. Our average point score per student is 854 and our average point score per entry is 214. The table below demonstrates recent sixth form achievements:
Year
Average point score per student
Average point score per entry
2009
702
192
2010
730
195
2011
777
214
2012
882.3
216.4
2013
854
214

 

We have a strong tradition of students going to university upon completion of their A levels. These universities include Aberystwyth, Brighton, Cambridge, Chester, Derby, Greenwich, Harper Adams, Hull, Huddersfield, Imperial College, Keele, Lancaster, Leeds, Leeds College of Music, Leicester, Liverpool, Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan, Newcastle, Salford, Sheffield, Staffordshire, St David’s, Warwick and Worcester.
Degree courses being studied by our students include accounting, aerospace, architecture, art, biochemistry, biology, biomedicine, building surveying and management, business, civil engineering, computer studies, contemporary theatre, criminology, education, English, equine science, events management, fine art, forensic investigations, French, geography, history, journalism, law, leisure management, medicine, motor sport, music, orthoptics, performance, philosophy, psychology, radio production, social welfare,sociology, sports development and coaching.