Ashfield Post 16 celebrates 'outstanding' A-level achievements
Ashfield Post 16 in Kirkby are pleased to report some outstanding achievements by their students in their A levels and other qualifications this summer.
This year, following the cancellation of exams, grades were awarded through a process of teacher assessed grades.
These were set against a national standard and approved and awarded by the exam boards.
The school on Sutton Road, which is one of the largest in the country, have celebrated with some very excited students this morning.
The Head of Post 16, Linda Maguire, said: “We are tremendously proud of all the hard work and achievements of our students, especially after such a challenging and disrupted year.
"Their resilience throughout has astounded us.
“Our teachers have worked tirelessly to ensure students are able to progress onto further education or employment, and we look forward to seeing what they will achieve in the future.
"Well done to all of the students of Ashfield Post 16.”
Amongst those celebrating are Isobelle Lowe, who achieved A*, A*, A and will be reading Law at the University of Oxford.
Tommy Williams is also celebrating his phenomenal A*, A*, A*, A results which have earned him a well-deserved place at Cambridge University studying Computer Science.
Also celebrating today are Daisy Jakymelen and Chloe Greenwood.
Daisy achieved A*, A, A and is going to the University of Nottingham to study Veterinary Science, and Chloe achieved A*, A*, A and is going on to study Psychology at the University of Sheffield.
Uniformed Services students Luke Heffernan and James Wiltshire should also be very proud of themselves as both students achieved a very well-deserved Distinction.