Academic – Exam Results
Our pupils achieved very pleasing results in the public examinations which they sat in June 2013, 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 (208) pupils
88% (90%) of pupils achieved A* to C in 7 or more subjects
88% (90%) of pupils achieved A* to C in 7 or more subjects including English and Mathematics
66 (74) of the pupils, 33% (35%) of the Form gained 7As or better
95% (96%) of pupils achieved A* to C in 5 or more subjects
94% (94%) of pupils achieved A* to C in 5 or more subjects including English, Mathematics and at least two sciences
Ruairi Brogan and Ruth McConnell gained 11 passes at A*
Angela Cao gained 11 passes at A* and 1 pass at A
17 (21) pupils gained 11 passes or more at A* or A (Angela Cao 11A* 1A, Ruairi Brogan 11A*, Ruth McConnell 11A*, Rebecca McKinstry 10A* 1A, Rachael Millar 10A* 1A, Sorcha Burke 9A* 2A, Victoria Campbell 9A* 2A, Ellis O’Loan 9A* 2A, Oliver Vick 9A* 2A, Helen Diamond 8A* 3A, Shahrukh Muhammad 7A* 4, Ling Chung 6A* 5A, Sarah McMahon 6A* 5A, Adam Mullan 6A* 5A, Eden Altura 4A* 7A, Sarah MuGuckin 4A* 7A, Tom Donnelly 3A*, 8A)
19 (16) pupils gained 10 passes at A* or A (Laura Farrington 9A* 1A, Ruairi McGowan 8A* 2A 1B, James Carey 7A* 3A 1B, Jordan McComb 7A* 3A 1B, Rachael Miller 6A* 4A 1B, Aaron Henderson 5A* 5A 1B, Lauren Benson 4A* 6A 1B, Shannon Dunwoody 4A* 6A 1B, David Speers 4A* 6A 1B, Rachael McKinney 4A* 6A, Amy Hunter 3A* 7A 1B, Ruairi Hurson 3A* 7A 1B, Jamie Orr 3A* 7A 1B, Sophie Porter 3A* 7A 1B, Katie Watt 3A* 7A 1B, Bronagh Elmore 3A* 7A 1C, Abby Reid 3A* 7A, Rowan Madden 2A* 8A, Kate Taggart 1A* 9A 1B)
9 (10) pupils gained 9 passes at A* or A (Rebecca Burns 5A* 4A 1B 1C, Florence Maguire 4A* 5A 2C, Sarah Whittley 3A* 6A 2B, Victoria Noble 2A* 7A 1B 1C, Emma McAllister 1A* 8A 2B, Ciara McAnallen 1A* 8A 2B, Enna Gibson 1A* 8A 1B, Dana Relph 9A 1B, Suraj Tirupati 8A* 1B)
12 (7) pupils gained 8 passes at A* or A
Out of 2069 (1940) subject entries 93% (94%) were passes at grades A* to C, 77% (77%) were passes at A* to B and 47% (45%) were passes at A* or A.
The Advanced Subsidiary Examinations (last year’s figures in parenthesis)
190 (193) pupils
66% (74%) of the pupils achieved a minimum of 3Cs or better
In 13 (14) subject areas there was a 100% pass rate
Of the 712 (740) subject entries, the pass rate was 95% (96%)
Of all subject entries, 50% (56%) were passed at grades A or B and 75% (79%) were passed at grades A to C
12% (17%) of the pupils gained at least 3 grade A passes
24% (30%) of the pupils gained at least 2 grade A passes
95% (98%) of the pupils gained at least 3 passes
98% (99%) of the pupils gained at least 2 passes
12 (16) pupils gained 4 grade A passes (Jack Armstrong, Kyle Auterson, Rachael Blythe, Holly Clements, Sophie Daniels, Jack Johnston, Alice Kavanagh, Faye Kidd, Patricia Martin, Holly Reid, Hannah Robinson, Christopher Turnbull).
14 (13) pupils gained 3 grade A passes (Calvin Brown 3A 1B, Katy Linden 3A, 1B, Aoife McAtamney 3A 1B, Alex McGovern 3A 1B, Sarah Minford 3A 1B, Elizabeth Sinclair 3A 1B, Ryan Wallace 3A 1B, Amy Wilson 3A 1B, Kathryn Brice 3A 1C, Chelsey Jones 3A 1C, Rosalind Ware 3A, Charlotte Noble 3A 1C, Jenna Todd 3A, Laura Young 3A)
The Advanced Level Examinations (last year’s figures in parenthesis)
183 (188) pupils
Entries were down 1.8% from last year (585 compared with 596)
78% (74%) of the pupils achieved a minimum of 3Cs
Out of 585 (596) subject entries, 69% (67%) were passed at grades A*, A or B and 88% (86%) were passed at grades A* to C.
11% (10%) of subject entries were awarded the A* grade.
36% (28%) of pupils achieved a minimum of 2As.
98% (94%) of the pupils gained at least 3 passes and 99% (99%) gained at least 2 passes.
Out of 585 (596) subject entries only 3 (9) were failed.
In 23 (22) subjects there were 100% pass rates (26 (26) different subjects were taken).
Tom Hanna gained 5A* passes
Connor Brogan, Stephen Doyle and Matthew Smith gained 4A* passes
4 (4) pupils gained 5 passes at A* or A (Tom Hanna 5A*, Daniel Dass 3A* 2A, Ellen Mooney 2A* 3A, Mannix McAlister 1A*, 4A)
11 (15) pupils gained 4 passes at A* or A (Connor Brogan 4A*, Stephen Doyle 4A*, Matthew Smith 4A*, Andrew Curtis 3A* 1A 1B, Rachael Allen 3A* 1A, Scott McCambridge 3A* 1A, Niamh Benson 2A*2A, Paul Rodgers 2A* 2A, Anna Leyden 4A, Hannah McKinstry 4A, Stefan Tucker 4A).
19 (11) pupils gained 3 passes at A* or A (Callum Browne 2A* 1A 1B, Kate Miller 1A* 2A 1B, Bethany Queripel 1A* 2A 1B, Matthew Donnelly 1A* 2A, Ryan Hamill 1A* 2A, Kristian Irwin 1A* 2A, Kieran McGahan 1A* 2A, Parisa Shirazi 1A* 2A, Mark Wylie 1A* 2A, Sophie English 3A 1B, Amy Mellor 3A 1B, Jordan Carlisle 3A, Suzanne Currie 3A, Gillene Dadulla 3A, James Donnelly 3A, Jamie Dwyer 3A, Rachael Elmore 3A, Jonathan Rainey 3A, Kelly-Anne Rainey 3A).