Best set of A-level results at Thomas Clarkson Academy, Wisbech

Happy faces were seen at The Thomas Clarkson Academy after teenagers picked up those important A-level results.

The Wisbech school has achieved its best set of results with 96 per cent of entrants gaining A*to E grades.

The academy has also seen a nine per cent improvement in A*-C grades across both AS and A2, with the greatest gains in English, Maths and Science.

Principal Clare Claxton said: “I am absolutely delighted that the majority of students have got the grades they need to get into university or further education.

“This reflects the hard work that the students have put in and the improving quality of teaching at Thomas Clarkson Academy.”

Holly Beresford and Jake Tuck are celebrating after achieving the best A Level results ever gained at the school.

Holly gained an A in Maths, B in Chemistry and C in Biology and Jake achieved A in Maths, C in History and C in Physics.

A grades in physics and chemistry A-levels were achieved by 15-year-old Yousuf Bin-Suhayl.

All students who applied to university have been offered a place.

Two students gained straight A grades in all four of their AS subjects. Akshay Kishor and Mayra Brandao both achieved A grades in AS Level Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Physics.

TCA has also begun to deliver quality vocational education in BTEC PE and Performing Arts where most students were awarded either a merit or distinction.