GCSE results: Improvement in English and maths grades at Chobham Academy
PUBLISHED: 11:09 25 August 2017
The number of Chobham Academy pupils passing English and maths has improved on last year.
The percentage of pupils at the Cheering Lane, Stratford school achieving grades 4 to 9 - equivalent to the old A*-C - rose from 69 per cent last year to 71pc.
Among those to achieve the top grade of 9 in maths were Ujan Shrestha and Enoch Kwabena Denkyirah.
Ujan, who also achieved grades 7 and 8 as well as five A*s and two As, said: “I’m so happy that I achieved the grades I wanted. All the hard work paid off in the end!”
Executive principal of Chobham Academy, Rebecca Hickey said: “I’m so proud of what all our students have achieved. They were well prepared for the new more demanding curriculum and grading system in English and maths and the results are a credit to their hard work.”
“I’d like to thank our wonderful students, parents and staff who have helped make today such a cause for celebration.”
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