Belfast Royal Academy - founded 1785

   


Academic – Exam Results

Our pupils achieved very pleasing results in the public examinations which they sat in June 2014, and can be viewed below.  Further details and analysis on the School’s examination results can be found in the Annual Report.

The GCSE Examinations (last year’s figures in parenthesis)

209 (209) pupils

93% (88%) of pupils achieved A* to C in 7 or more subjects

93% (88%) of pupils achieved A* to C in 7 or more subjects including English and Mathematics

59 (66%) of the pupils, 29% (33%) of the Form gained 7As or better

98% (95%) of pupils achieved A* to C in 5 or more subjects

97% (94%) of pupils achieved A* to C in 5 or more subjects including English and Mathematics

Micah Hipolito and Niamh Martin gained 10 passes at A* and 1 pass at A

18 (17) pupils gained 11 passes or more at A* or A (Micah Hipolito 10A* 1A, Niamh Martin 10A* 1A, Harry Brewster 9A* 2A, Cameron Chism 9A* 2A, Taylor McCombe 9A* 2A, Mimi Joffroy 8A* 3A, Hollie McCalmont 8A* 3A, Hannah Torrens 8A* 3A, Nicole Xu 6A* 5A 1B, Ryan Corry 6A* 5A, Aidan Davidson 6A* 5A, Niall Gray 6A* 5A, Niamh Carroll 5A* 6A, Tom Loane 5A* 6A, Matthew Wilson 5A* 6A, Rebecca Harbinson 4A* 7A, Taylor McClenaghan 3A* 8A, Sam Millar 2A* 9A)

12(19) pupils gained 10 passes at A* or A (Rachel Atkinson 6A* 4A 1B, Abigail Magill 6A* 4A, Luke Auterson 5A* 5A 1B, Cameron Gergett 4A* 6A 1B, Kuda Kunaka 6A* 4A 1B, Kieran McKenna 4A* 6A 1B, Rachael O’Donnell 4A* 6A 1B, Erica McGovern 3A* 7A 1B, Rachel MacNeill 2*A 8A 1B, Courtney Duncan 2A* 8A, Cathy-Ann Lynn 2A* 8A, Conor Benson 1A* 9A 1B)

10 (9) pupils gained 9 passes at A* or A (Michael Calderwood 6A* 3A 1B, Ryan Lightowler 6A* 3A 2B, Lucy Kinnear 4A* 5A 2B, Chloe Shaw 4A* 5A 1B, Shannon Venus 3A* 6A 2B, Conor McCaughey 2A* 7A 1B 1C, Clare Johnston 1A* 8A 2B, Kelly McDonald 1A* 8A 1B, Morgan Dempsey 9A 1B, Ana Desmond 9A 1B)

14(12) pupils gained 8 passes at A* or A

Out of 2089(2069) subject entries 95% (93%) were passes at grades A* to C, 78% (77%) were passes at A* to B and 44% (47%) were passes at A* or A.

 

The Advanced Subsidiary Examinations (last year’s figures in parenthesis)

190(183) pupils

64% (66%) of the pupils achieved a minimum of 3Cs or better

In 14 (14) subject areas there was a 100% pass rate

Of the 726(712) subject entries, the pass rate was 93% (95%)

Of all subject entries, 50% (50%) were passed at grades A or B and 72% (75%) were passed at grades A to C

17% (12%) of the pupils gained at least 3 grade A passes

29% (24%) of the pupils gained at least 2 grade A passes

91% (95%) of the pupils gained at least 3 passes

96% (98%) of the pupils gained at least 2 passes

Oliver Vick gained 5 grade A passes.

17 (12) pupils gained 4 grade A passes (Ruairi Brogan, Sorcha Burke, Angela Cao, Ling Chung, Helen Diamond, Tom Donnelly, James Glover, Aaron Henderson, Ruth McConnell, Clare McGowan, Sarah McGuckin, Rebecca McKinstry, Sarah McMahon, Shahrukh Muhammad, David Speers, Sara Thabeth, Suraj Tirupati).

15 (14) pupils gained 3 grade A passes (Victoria Campbell 3A 1B, Paige Clements 3A 1B, Ruairi Hurson 3A 1B, Jordan McComb 3A 1B, Ruairi McGowan 3A 1B 1C, Rachel Millar 3A 1B, Adam Mullan 3A 1B, Ellis O’Loan 3A 1B, Jamie Orr 3A 1B, Katie Watt 3A 1B, Sarah Whittley 3A 1B, Louise Broad 3A, Aaron Gorman 3A, Victoria Noble 3A, Abby Reid 3A 1C, Pierce Clements 3A 1E)

25(23) pupils gained passes 2 grade A passes.

 

The Advanced Level Examinations (last year’s figures in parenthesis)

179 (183) pupils

70% (78%) of the pupils achieved a minimum of 3Cs

Out of 553 (585) subject entries, 64% (69%) were passed at grades A*, A or B and 85% (88%) were passed at grades A* to C.

9% (11%) of subject entries were awarded the A* grade.

33% (36%) of pupils achieved a minimum of 2As.

97% (98%) of the pupils gained at least 3 passes and 98% (99%) gained at least 2 passes.

Out of 553 (585) subject entries only 4(3) were failed.

In 21 (23) subjects there were 100% pass rates. 25 (26) different subjects were taken).

Kyle Auterson, Rachael Blythe, Patricia Martin and Hannah Robinson gained 3 grade A* passes and 1 grade A pass.

Rosalind Ware gained 3 grade A* passes and 1 grade B pass.

13 (11) pupils gained 4 passes at A* or A (Kyle Auterson 3A* 1A, Rachael Blythe 3A* 1A, Patricia Martin 3A* 1A, Hannah Robinson 3A* 1A, Alice Kavanagh 2A* 2A, Anna McMillan 2A8 2A, Christopher Turnbull 2A* 2A, Kathryn Brice 1A* 3A, Jack Johnston 1A* 3A, Amy Wilson 1A* 3A, Katy Linden 4A, Beth Moss 4A, Elizabeth Sinclair 4A).

22 (19) pupils gained 3 passes at A* or A (Rosalind Ware 3A* 1B, Alex McGovern 2A* 1A 1B, Holly Reid 2A* 1A 1B, Calvin Browne 1A* 2A 1B, Robbie Shaw 1A* 2A 1B, Samuel Britten 1A* 2A, Sophie Daniels 1A* 2A, Aoife McAtamney 1A* 2A, Sarah Minford 1A* 2A, Charlotte Noble 1A* 2A, Jenna Todd 1A* 2A, Jack Armstrong 3A, Leah Baillie 3A, Clodagh Corry 3A, Emma Gray 3A, Faye Kidd 3A, Erin McCullough 3A, Fionnuala McDaid 3A, Justin Queripel 3A, Maeve Stewart 3A, Chloe Walker 3A, Ryan Wallace 3A).

23(32) gained 2 passes as A* or A.