Best ever GCSE results for Manor Academy

Students celebrate their exam results with maths teacher Mr Lyndon
Students celebrate their exam results with maths teacher Mr Lyndon

Students at The Manor Academy, Mansfield Woodhouse, have achieved the school’s best ever GCSE grades, with 37% of students gaining the top grades 9-7, 90% receiving pass grades between 9-4, and over 60% of all students achieving a pass at Grade 4 or above in English and Mathematics.

Katrina Kerry, headteacher said, “We have seen fantastic results across the board and I am so proud of all our students for their achievements. The new GCSEs are very challenging – I really would like to congratulate all of our students on an excellent set of results.”

She added: “We place an emphasis on high quality education as the solid foundation for exam success, and I believe these results clearly demonstrate this. I would like to thank all the staff and parents who have supported our students throughout their exam time, and no doubt they are as pleased as I am with the results.”

Of the 145 Year 11 pupils who took GCSE exams, 77% achieved a Grade 4 or above in English, 22% achieved a Grade 7 or above in Mathematics and 42% achieved a Grade 7 or above in both Chemistry and Physics.

Milly Wortley achieved 5 grade 9’s, 2 grade 8’s and 2 grade 7’s.

Milly said, “I am delighted with my results and I am excited about continuing my studies in Manor Sixth Form.”

Another top achiever was Ben Gale who collected 4 grade 9’s and 4 grade 7’s.

Ben said, “It hasn’t really sunk in yet. I am really happy with my results and I am going to continue to study A Levels in Manor Sixth Form.”

Another huge success was the achievement of the SEND (Special Educational Needs) students who all met or exceeded their target grades.