Astley Cooper students celebrate excellent GCSE results

The Astley Cooper School achieved top GCSE grades despite the more challenging grading system.

Thursday, 23rd August 2018, 2:10 pm
Updated Monday, 3rd September 2018, 12:15 pm

Student Amy Dorling, who achieved top grades in all her subjects, and is staying on at school to take A levels in English Literature, Drama and Psychology, said: “I’m really happy with my results, the hard work paid off.”

Headteacher Edward Gaynor said: “Congratulations to our students. We know that there has been a lot of anxiety nationally over the tougher GCSEs this year.

“It is a credit to our young people and their teachers that so many students have done well today.’

Left to right; Alex Dakaj; Harrison Rodrigoe and George Elson. Front row, left Amy Dorling and right Rayne Marsh.