Record A Level results for Honiton Community College
PUBLISHED: 14:14 15 August 2013 | UPDATED: 14:23 15 August 2013
A Level results day in Honiton.
Honiton Community College has seen record results for this year’s A Levels with 96.5 per cent of entries gaining an A Level grade.
There were plenty of delighted faces as students arrived to collect their A Level and AS Level results.
Glenn Smith, the college’s principal, said: “I am delighted with our results. Yet again students have surpassed their targets.
“This year’s A Levels results have exceeded governor’s expectations and place us amongst the best comprehensive sixth forms in Devon.”
He added: “I put our success down to the hard work and committment of students and teachers, combined with excellent standards of learning and teaching.
It was a proud day for students Chris Hack, Lewis Gillingham, Dan Stevens, Lucy Meecham and Tara Drew.
Chris, who achieved two A* in chemistry and pysics, and an A in biology, will now go onto study medicine at Southampton University.
Lewis who attained two A*s and two As will read Marine and Natural History Photography at Falmouth University.
Fellow student Dan Stevens achieved two As and two Bs will be studying Environmental Geography and Climate Change at the University of East Anglia.
Tara Drew will be entering employment in education at Littletown Primary School after achieving an A*, Distinction, and a B.
Lucy Meecham will be studying English Language at Cardiff University.
Year 12 students also did exceptionally well in their AS Levels - Sam Johnson attained five grade As and Rowanne Small achieved an A grade in photography, two Bs and a C grade.
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