Excellent GCSE Results(Posted on 23/08/18)
Staff and students were very pleased with the results this year achieved by The Maelor School at GCSE. For the second year running more than 20% achieved 5A* and A grades at GCSE.
Headteacher Simon Ellis commented, “The pupils have worked extremely hard to produce such good grades, I am proud of them all. They year group have seen many challenges including major curriculum change yet they have still performed brilliantly.”
Deputy Headteacher Joanne Lee said “I am proud of these mature young people. Some of the results are the best we have ever seen. I look forward to seeing how they will progress within our sixth form.”
Head of Science Carrie Ferrier was thrilled with the performance with the new Science GCSE specifications, “We are delighted with how they performed, over 84% achieved an A*-C on the newer more difficult papers, 100% achieved A-C in Biology Chemistry and Physics in their separate sciences. Science has always been a strength at the school both at A level and GCSE and I’m really pleased to see it continue to be so strong”
Deputy Headteacher Lynn Lloyd commented, “The year group have always shown a mature and dedicated approach to their studies I am pleased that they have done so well. They behaved superbly and now have achieved their potential.”