Darland celebrated its best ever exam results yesterday, with 71% of Year 11 achieving the gold standard of 5 GCSEs of at least a C including Maths and English. This represents a 7% improvement on 2015 and a staggering 15% improvement on 2014! Results in Maths were up to 78% A*-C with a fantastic 32% of our students achieving A* and A.
There were many outstanding performances, including Emily Holden and Blythe Hallam both of Wrexham who achieved 10 A*s each. Other notable performances were from Jake Aldridge (5A* and 4As), Callum McClean (4A* and 3As). Helen Owen and Harvey Craddock (both 6As) and Jack Cade (5A*s)
Peter Agnew, the Headteacher expressed his pleasure at seeing the students reaping the rewards of their months of hard work. ‘Staff and students alike deserve congratulations for their unrelenting focus over the past few months.’