Wisbech Grammar School celebrates GCSE success

Isabelle Hall, Kevin Gunasekara, Madelaine Booth, Alexander Bly & Mollie Allen
Isabelle Hall, Kevin Gunasekara, Madelaine Booth, Alexander Bly & Mollie Allen
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Hard work has paid off for excited youngsters at a Wisbech school , which is celebrating excellent GCSE results.

Staff and pupils at Wisbech Grammar School were over the moon on Thursday when the latest batch of results were released.

Faris Khan, who achieved 8A*s and 1A

Faris Khan, who achieved 8A*s and 1A

One third of the pupils secured A*-A grades in at least five subjects, with seven pupils obtaining A*-A grades in nine subjects or more.

Up to 36 per cent of the grades achieved were A*- A, and 88 per cent were A*-C.

There were some outstanding individual performances including Elliot Young, 16, from King’s Lynn, who notched up a fantastic 9 A*s grades.

Another of the school’s success stsories Kimberley Calleja, 15, from Wisbech, who achieved 6 A*s and 4 A grades.

Headmaster, Mr Chris Staley, has praised the dedicated youngsters for their hard work.

He said:  “I am delighted by our pupils’ results this year. They have put in a great deal of hard work, and it is clear that they are very pleased with their achievements.

“These high grades reflect their effort as well as the support and commitment of teaching staff and parents.

“ I am proud to say that Wisbech Grammar School continues to go from strength to strength.”