The Bridge Academy students are set for a “bright future” after receiving their GCSE results this morning.
Hackney students collecting their GCSE results yesterday have smashed the national average for English.
Stoke Newington School students have taken the new GCSE English and maths grading system in their stride, according to their headteacher.
A Hackney student who was diagnosed with leukaemia a little over a year ago is “over the moon” after bagging a stellar set of GCSE results.
Labelled a ‘challenging’ kid, Toyin Ayedun-Alase was shown her potential by a pair of supportive teachers. Now she wants to do the same for others in Hackney. She tells the Gazette her story.
City Academy Hackney is celebrating another excellent set of GCSE results, despite being “guinea pigs” to the harder new English and maths exams.
There were some great GCSE results at Skinners’ Academy – but the principal is far from impressed with the new grading system.
Students at The Urswick School have made huge progress in their maths and English GCSE exams in the year in which both subjects are graded differently.
Pupils at Mossbourne Community Academy were celebrating this morning as 41 students picked up the top new award of grade 9 in the more challenging English and maths papers.
Overall UK GCSE pass rates have fallen this year amid the biggest shake-up of exams in a generation.
If there is one day guaranteed to punctuate the calm of summer it’s likely to be today, when youngsters collect their GCSE results from school.
With pupils across the country anxiously waiting on their GCSE results, it’s time to put your knowledge to the test.
In three weeks time we will see the first cohort of GCSE students decipher a mix of letters and numbers in their results. Here’s our guide to the new numerical grading system and what it means for pupils.
There were plenty of success stories at Ursqick school today as the students celebrated an encouraging set of results.
Stoke Newington school had several success stories to tell today after a strong set of GCSE results.
“Seven or eight years ago people like us in Hackney would have been demonised and called nerds, but coming to Mossbourne we are kindred spirits so to speak,” Mohamed Munye Abrar explains.
City Academy has seen an 11 per cent increase in students achieving A* to C in English and maths, bucking the national trend.
“Miss, I got an A in maths,” Khadija Patel excitedly filled in her teacher.
Students and staff at the Bridge Academy were celebrating today after achieving their best ever set of GCSE results.
Teenagers across the country face one of the most nerve-racking days of their young lives today with the publication of GCSE results.
More than 60 per cent of secondary school students in Hackney are meeting the Government’s “gold standard” in educational attainment.
One Urswick pupil spent a 16th birthday she will never forget today, as she picked up a bumper set of GCSE exam results.
There were smiles all round from the students at Mossbourne Community Academy who broke last year’s record with 98 per cent achieving five A* to C grades.
The atmosphere was electric at The Petchey Academy as shouts of delight from students who were celebrating their GCSE results filled the corridors.
Students across Hackney are picking up their GCSE results this morning.
To celebrate LGBT history month, Hackney resident Amanda talks about her journey to becoming a foster carer, with the council’s support and training.
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