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Ockbrook School A Level Students Achieve 100 per cent Pass Rate

Author: Redbrick Published: 18th August 2016 16:11


Students collecting A Level results today at Ockbrook School in Derbyshire celebrated as they achieved 100 per cent pass rate, with four students achieving straight A* and A grades.  

Eighteen year old Kathryn McAllister, from Oakwood, achieved two A* and two A grades in her results, securing her place to study Law at Oxford University.

Ockbrook's overseas students also achieved exceptional results. Anna Tofilska from Poland achieved A* in Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Further Maths and an A for her EPQ. Ho Chi Wong, from Hong Kong, achieved A* in Chemistry and Maths and an A in Physics, whilst Zita Hui, also from Hong Kong, gained an A* in Biology and Maths, an A in Chemistry and an A at EPQ.

All students studying the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) were successful with four students gaining A*/A grades.

Tom Brooksby, Headmaster, paid tribute to the outstanding achievements: "These results are the product of a great deal of effort on the part of our students and the support they receive from the school and their parents. They are very well deserved.

"The 100 per cent pass rate is another indication that our teachers have also excelled with strong results across the full range of subjects."

All students completing A Levels at the co-educational independent school received confirmation via UCAS of their Higher Education place with the vast majority being accepted at their first choice University. They will be studying a broad range of subjects including Engineering, Pharmacy, Music, History and Law.

Results for Ockbrook School are as follows:
100% Pass rate A-E
28% A*-A
60% A*-B

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