First Class 2017 A Level Results for Denstone College Sixth Formers
Denstone College students have done exceptionally well gaining the best top grade results of the last five years , with 43% achieving A* or A grades. There was success across the board in both traditional and vocational subjects with 100% A* and A grades in Further Mathematics, Theatre Studies, Music, and sport. 93% of English Literature scores were at A*, A or B and 20 out of 25 Maths candidates got a B or above. In total eleven subjects came out with 100% success rate at A*-C including History, Geography, Economics, French, Spanish, ICT and Art.
Headmaster David Derbyshire said "These fantastic results mean the Denstone College Students can move confidently on to the next stage of their careers. Hard work from staff and pupils has paid off. But we’ve seen these impressive young people having fun and shining in different ways. I know they’re ready to go out and make an impact on the world’’
Emily Bailey (A*,A*,A,A) will be studying Law at Sidney Sussex, Cambridge.
Olivia Greatbatch (A*,A*,A,A) is going to do Medicine at University College London, while Arthur Joustra starts Medicine at Nottingham.
Max Davis (A*, A,A,A) is looking forward to Natural Sciences while Georgia Brough (A*,A*A) is embarking on an Aeronautical Engineering course at Leeds. Harry Dunning Fernyhough, Sam Brossler and Isabelle Hosein all clocked up two A* and an A and are all going to study Mathematics at Bath, Edinburgh and Durham Universities. In contrast Josh Russell is taking up Liberal Arts.
Meanwhile Molly Parsons from Stubwood is starting a Primary Teaching course and Ellen Hill from Uttoxeter is going to Cardiff to study English Literature.
Congratulations to all Denstone College students. Published: August 21 2017