Congratulations to all our students for their A-Level and BTEC results and a big thank you to all staff involved. The class of 2016 have achieved highly across all A-Levels with our A/A* percentage rising for the 3rd year in a row to 34.3%. We achieved our highest ever A* percentage across all subjects at A-Level and 77% achieved a Distinction or Distinction * in BTEC Performing Arts.
A number of students achieved very highly, most notably Isobel Clarke A*, A*, A in Maths, Further Maths and Physics, Holly Mitchell A*, A*, A in Art, English Literature and German, Grace Proctor A*, A*, A in Biology, English Literature and History, Charlotte Saunders A*, A*, Distinction * Drama and Theatre Studies, History and BTEC Performing Arts, Danielle Saunders A*, A and Distinction* in Drama and Theatre Studies, Psychology and BTEC Performing Arts and Toby Spence-Jones A*, A, A in Maths, Physics and Music.
Students leaving us this year will be going to a variety of destinations at prestigious academic and vocational schools throughout the world. Our former Head Boy, Will Boyes has gained a place for Medicine at Manchester and our former Head Girl, Olivia Nurmi, is heading to the Boston Conservatory in the United States of America to study Performing Arts. We wish them all the best of luck and congratulate the class of 2016 on a fantastic year at Tring.
The performance in the AS examinations was generally pleasing with the A-B percentage rising to 48.6%. Oliver Nicolas was the stand out performer with 4 A grades at AS. Amelia Dolan, Mariella Dykhoff, Clea Godsill, Aisling Lally and Bethany Taylor achieved 3 A grades at AS.