Outstanding Exams Results at A Level

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Some of the pupils who gained 3A* or A grades in their A levels

Students and teachers at Dalriada School are celebrating the school’s best set of A level results since 2007. An outstanding 80% of Dalriada‘s upper sixth form students obtained at least 3 A*-C grades each, well above the NI average for grammar schools. The results re-affirm Dalriada’s position as one of the leading grammar schools in the province. Special praise has to go to Thomas Hancock who gained 5 A* grades in Further Maths, French, Physics, Music and Mathematics. Additionally Sarah Cassells obtained 3 A*s in Art and Design, Biology and Chemistry.

Reflecting on all these superb results, Headmaster Mr Tom Skelton commented

“I am absolutely delighted with these A level results which our students fully deserve. They have worked hard to earn this success. Our outstanding committed staff have played a big role as have their supportive parents. In addition the young people have somehow found the time to make a huge contribution to the extra-curricular life of the school. I wish our leavers continued success as they embark on the next step of their educational future”

The following 24 students obtained at least 3 A*-A‘s

Thomas Hancock Clare McGurk Sarah Cassells Peter Adams Claire Crawford Rachel Fallows   India Macfarlane   Scott Malcolmson   Alice McCabe   Esther McCollum   Sophie Sterne Laura Abernethy   Sarah-Jane Bellingham   Matthew Christie   Sarah Hodges   Ashley Kane Zara Loughridge Jenny Love Kamila Marszalek Rachel McClelland Mark McMullan Jack Simpson Jack Steele Rose Moore.

At AS level the lower sixth students also performed well with 76% of Dalriada’s students gaining at least 3 A-C grades. 25 students gained at least 3 As.

Eva Carson Christopher Fielding   John Hope Rachael Kennedy Roisin McKeegan William McMullan Gillian McNaugher Lily Murdoch Rachel Taggart Bronwyn Thompson Karolina Bednarek Andreas Karmiotis Honour Wilson Aleksandra Dowrzyck Deborah Kane Eden Estrajch-Moffat, while Naomi Anderson   Sam Balmer   Tara Devers Aaron Eymere Bethan Harper Angus Johnston   Ailbhe Kendall   Cait Kirkpatrick Victoria Whitton each gained 4 As.