GCSE results are coming in

File photo dated 18/08/10 of labels on mail bags containing A-level exam results for the London area ready for dispatch at the Royal Mail Mount Pleasant sorting office in London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Sunday August 14, 2011. Nearly one in 10 A-level exams could be awarded an A* grade, it has been predicted. Last summer, one in 12 (8.1%) entries achieved the top grade. But with more universities asking for A*s, and students and teachers becoming more aware of the requirements, the success rate could leap this year, it was suggested. See PA story EDUCATION Alevels. Photo credit should read: Fiona Hanson/PA Wire
File photo dated 18/08/10 of labels on mail bags containing A-level exam results for the London area ready for dispatch at the Royal Mail Mount Pleasant sorting office in London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Sunday August 14, 2011. Nearly one in 10 A-level exams could be awarded an A* grade, it has been predicted. Last summer, one in 12 (8.1%) entries achieved the top grade. But with more universities asking for A*s, and students and teachers becoming more aware of the requirements, the success rate could leap this year, it was suggested. See PA story EDUCATION Alevels. Photo credit should read: Fiona Hanson/PA Wire

TODAY is GCSE results day, and schools across the county are celebrating as the results come in thick and fast.

We will be uploading results as we get them, so keep checking back for the latest information from schools in your area.

See next week’s Derbyshire Times for a full report.