Sixth formers at The Blue School in Wells receive outstanding A-Level exam results

Profile image for abbie_wells

By abbie_wells | Friday, August 17, 2012, 16:05

Students at The Blue School, Wells, received outstanding results for their A-Levels this year with three students going on to study at Cambridge University.

With an impressive 98% pass rate, no wonder it's one of the top schools in the region. Alongside this, an excellent 59% of students received A* to B grades.

At Advanced level the pass rate was a whopping 100% in subjects such as Chemistry, History and Mathematics and the overall UCAS point score per subject entry was an impressive 94.

High achievers Jessica Fullman and May Ho received four A* grades. Jessica is going on to study Modern and Medieval Languages at the University of Cambridge and May will be attending Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry to study Medicine.

Other high fliers include Charlotte White, with three A*s and one A, and Katy Morgan, with 2 A*s and 2 As who will be joining Jessica at Cambridge University.

Steve Jackson, Head teacher at the Blue School said: "Our students are not only getting lots of points but they are getting them in the subjects preferred by Russell Group Universities.

"This is a significant advantage for our students as competition for places in selecting universities is tougher than ever and the fact that we consistently get the best results in the highest currency A-levels is clearly what students and parents are seeking.

"Our students and staff deserve great praise for these remarkable achievements."



max 4000 characters

Latest Stories in Wells


Local Vouchers

  • Free child entry to our award winning animal farm!

    Court Farm Country Park


    Terms: For a limited time only, get 1 free child entry to our award winning farm with every two paying adults - have a family day out and save £5.95!
    Subject to availability
    Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer

    Contact: 01934 316835

    Valid until: Sunday, August 31 2014

  • Does your home need a new carpet? Look no further than Ron Thompson Carpets

    Ron Thompson Carpets Ltd

    Ron Thompson carpets is a family run business in the heart of Wells. With a wide selection of carpets and vynls to suit all tastes and budgets. Pop in to see the full range.

    Contact: 01749608703

    Valid until: Sunday, August 31 2014

  • Car Meet in memory of Ellie Clare and George Stott

    South West Karting

    South West Karting - Cheddar are holding a car meet in memory of two car enthusiasts who sadly passed away in a car accident on June 27th 2014.
    See Terms and Conditions for more info.

    £1 per car, all proceeds will be donated to the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance.

    Contact: 01934316758

    Valid until: Monday, August 25 2014


Search for...

Min price is bigger than Max price
Min price is bigger than Max price
Min rent is bigger than Max rent