Excellent GCSE results at Westbourne School

Posted: 23rd August 2019

GCSE excellence!

Pupils at Westbourne School Penarth achieved excellent results in this years GCSE examinations with over 64% of all GCSE grades achieved being A*-A.

100% of Year 11 Westbourne pupils gained at least five A*-C grade GCSE’s.

Safia, pictured below, who joins our IB Diploma programme in September achieved an outstanding 8 A*’s, 5 of which included the new, Grade 9. Islam, another local Cardiff student achieved 10 A*’s and an A, 5 of which at Grade 9.

GCSE results include a mixture of letter and number gradings with a 9 and an 8 considered to be an A*, a 7 the equivalent of an A grade and a 4 the equivalent of a C grade pass.

100% of Computing, English, Spanish and Chinese GCSE grades were A*/A
GCSE grades

Safia achieved 8 A*’s, 5 of which the new, harder Grade 9

We look forward to welcoming talented pupils back to Westbourne to start the IB Diploma this September.

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