SCHOOL NEWS: Congratulations to Preston School’s Class of ‘17

SCHOOL NEWS: Congratulations to Preston School’s Class of ‘17

Posted: 21st November 2017
A NIGHT of celebration was held at Preston School in Yeovil during its annual presentation evening for school leavers. Students who left Preston earlier this year returned to the school to meet up with their former classmates and teachers and were joined by family members for the presentation of awards. Special guests at the event were Brigadier Darren Cook, plus Cllr…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Students write about their Super Mums

SCHOOL NEWS: Students write about their Super Mums

Posted: 27th September 2017
STUDENTS at Buckler’s Mead Academy in Yeovil rose to the challenge when asked to celebrate the special women in their lives. Writing memories, personal anecdotes and hopes for the futures, the students were delighted to discover they had been chosen for publication in an anthology entitled Super Mums. The high achievers’ co-ordinator at Buckler’s Mead, Kara Wadham, said:…

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GCSE RESULTS 2017: Wadham celebrates a double triple

GCSE RESULTS 2017: Wadham celebrates a double triple

Posted: 25th August 2017
IT was a top grade triple for Wadham School friends Sophie Feilder and Caitlin Horne in Crewkerne on GCSE results day on Thursday (August 24, 2017). They were overjoyed to discover that they had achieved the new top 9 grade in English, English Literature and Maths - sharing this accolade with just 2,000 students in the whole of England. The new 1-9 grading system…

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GCSE RESULTS 2017: Aspirations continue to rise at Buckler’s Mead

GCSE RESULTS 2017: Aspirations continue to rise at Buckler’s Mead

Posted: 25th August 2017
BUCKLER’S Mead Academy in Yeovil was once again celebrating fantastic GCSE results when they were published on Thursday (August 24, 2017). This has been a year of extreme volatility in results across the country as new harder GCSEs have been introduced, with English and maths now graded at 9-1 rather than A*-G. Students and staff met this challenge with a huge amount of…

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GCSE RESULTS 2017: Students chalk up some great grades at Preston School

GCSE RESULTS 2017: Students chalk up some great grades at Preston School

Posted: 24th August 2017
PRESTON School in Yeovil was celebrating on Thursday (August 25, 2017) after its Year 11 students received fantastic GCSE exam results. The results were eagerly anticipated after students had worked hard throughout the five years to ensure that they did well in their exams and many of them celebrated getting the results that would allow them to progress on to the college…

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GCSE RESULTS 2017: Westfield Academy celebrates its student successes

GCSE RESULTS 2017: Westfield Academy celebrates its student successes

Posted: 24th August 2017
STUDENTS and staff at Westfield Academy in Yeovil were celebrating on Thursday (August 24, 2017) another year of good exam results. Top performing students included the following – Sam Barnes Thornton; Jerry Jose; Louise Miller; Katherine Fry; Julia Noga; Rachel Cole; Hannah Beddison; Amy Warr; Megan Gibsons; Alexandra Plowman; Joseph Howard; Brogan Cheshire; Eleanor…

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GCSE RESULTS 2017: Fabulous achievements at Castle School in Taunton

GCSE RESULTS 2017: Fabulous achievements at Castle School in Taunton

Posted: 24th August 2017
STUDENTS and staff at the Castle School in Taunton celebrated on Thursday (August 24, 2017) following the publication of yet another fantastic set of GCSE results. Over 50% of the year group attained the equivalent of A/A*s - a fabulous achievement and very well deserved. Particular mention goes to Amy Sloman who achieved an exceptional 15 A/A* including Mandarin…

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GCSE RESULTS 2017: Amazing news from Bruton School for Girls

GCSE RESULTS 2017: Amazing news from Bruton School for Girls

Posted: 24th August 2017
BRUTON School for Girls – on the back of record-breaking A-Level results – announced on Thursday (August 24, 2017) an impressive set of GCSE achievements with 97 per cent of grades awards at A* to C. Almost a quarter of grades scored the top mark of A* and 86% of grades were A*/B. In the first year of numerical grades being awarded for English and Maths, Ofqual predicted…

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GCSE RESULTS 2017: Great news at Stanchester Academy

GCSE RESULTS 2017: Great news at Stanchester Academy

Posted: 24th August 2017
STANCHESTER Academy at Stoke-sub-Hamdon celebrated an exceptional year of GCSE results on Thursday (August 24, 2017). The school had its highest ever proportion of A* and A grades, highest percentage of students achieving the key benchmarks for both English and maths and a higher score for progress than anyone had anticipated despite this being Stanchester’s strength for…

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SCHOOL NEWS: A-Level successes at Wadham School

SCHOOL NEWS: A-Level successes at Wadham School

Posted: 18th August 2017
STUDENTS at Wadham School in Crewkerne celebrated their A-Level results on Thursday (August 17, 2017) with a number of them getting some amazing news. Will Skinner, president of the Head Student Team, was delighted with A grades in maths, physics and chemistry and a B in biology and will be going on to read material science at Imperial College London. Sisters Nicole and…

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