GCSE Results 2017 | Portsmouth High School

GCSE Results 2017

'Public examination results and work observed show that senior school pupils make progress that is high in relation to the average for pupils of similar abilities.'
ISI Report 2015

Percentage of GCSE
grades A* – A = 68%
across all subjects.

It was another year of excellent results as 44% of all grades were A*, 68% were A*/A  and 87% were A* – B.

There was great success in the STEM subjects with 100% of the girls receiving A*-B in biology, physics and chemistry.  In French, Spanish and drama there was 100% success rate of girls achieving A*-B grades and there was 100% of girls achieving A* in Latin Language, Russian and Japanese.

We credit our success to the hard work of our specialist teachers, disciplined classes and highly regarded, traditional courses, which give our girls a firm foundation for academic excellence.

Year 11 GCSE RESULTS 2017    
Biology (IGCSE)78%13%9%0%
Chemistry (IGCSE)61%30%9%0%
Physics (IGCSE)61%30%9%0%
Science Double Award43%23%23%8%
Mathematics (IGCSE)37%35%13%13%
Art and Design (Fine Art)6%39%44%11%
Geography (IGCSE)53%21%16%5%
History (IGCSE)47%25%16%13%
Computer Science40%40%0%0%
Religious Studies55%30%10%5%
English Language (IGCSE)46%22%20%12%
English Literature (IGCSE)54%28%9%4%
Performing Arts0%60%40%0%
French (IGCSE)50%36%14%0%
German (IGCSE)0%100%0%0%
Spanish (IGCSE)75%8%17%0%
Latin (Language)100%0%0%0%
Latin (Literature)67%0%17%0%
Classical Civilisation0%33%67%0%
Music Studies0%56%33%11%
Design and Technology 0%0%67%33%
Design and Technology (Resistant Materials)0%14%43%43%
Sports Studies0%0%40%40%


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