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Posted on August 22nd 2019
GCSE Results 2019-20 'Super' Grade 9s
Students and staff at Harris Academy Rainham are celebrating 93 ‘super’ Grade 9s, each equivalent to an A**. Almost 40% of art students achieved a Grade 9 and there were 27 Grade 9s across Chemistry, Physics and Biology. In total there were 200 awarded to our pupils.
Across the academy, 66% of students achieved 5 GCSEs including English and Maths. 81% achieved a GCSE grade 4 or better in English while 75% did so in Maths. 36% of students achieved the demanding EBacc, up from 28% last summer and considerably higher than the most recent national average which was 24%.
Zainab delighted with her results today, Grade 7 and 8s across the board. Well done!
Special mention must be made of the following students who excelled, with large numbers of Grade 9s:
- Elaine Lee (10 Grade 9s)
- Tyra Douglas (10 Grade 9s)
- James Bassett (10 Grade 9s)
- Beatrice Adomaityte (10 Grade 9s)
- Imman Hussain (9 Grade 9s)
Some of our Year 10 Maths Fast Track pupils, Andrei, Quang and Taylor collecting their Maths GCSEs.
Gareth Stananought, Principal of Harris Academy Rainham, said:
“Three years after opening, our students are going from strength to strength with many excelling in their studies.
“The bar is very high for the new ‘super’ Grade 9 but we have achieved a large number, demonstrating the talent among our students.
“May I thank and congratulate the whole of Year 11 and the teachers who taught them so well. It has been a fantastic year for results.”
Emily, Roland and Megan this morning with their results. Fantastic achievements for all of you 21 Grade 4+ and special mention to Emily Grade 9 in Art.
Our Head Girl, Esther, and Sara collecting their results. 15 Grade 9-7 between them. Good luck for the future!