GCSE results - Birkdale School achieved highest ever

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BIRKDALE students are celebrating outstanding results having achieved the highest number of A* grades in the school’s history.

In total 37 per cent of all the entries gained this top grade. 69 per cent of achieved an A* or an A grade – again the best ever result for Birkdale.

With 100 per cent of the pupils achieving at least 5 A* to C grade, Birkdale has a lot to be pleased about.

Over 10 per cent of students achieved 9 A* or more, with two students gaining 11 A* each.

Headmaster Dr Paul Owen said: “I am absolutely delighted by the students’ success. 

“These outstanding results are testament to the hard work of the students as well as to the excellent teaching, support and encouragement provided by the staff.”