STUDENTS and staff at Ormiston Park Academy in Aveley, are celebrating today after receiving fantastic GCSE results and marking significant improvements across key subject areas.
Increasing numbers of students have attained A* – A grades and the highest number ever of students have achieved A* – C in Maths and English. Of particular note students have excelled in English, with Ormiston Park Academy students now outperforming last year’s national average by some 13%.
The academy is delighted that so many of its students will be able to take up their chosen post sixteen pathways and continue to flourish.
As well as increased achievement across the board, there have been some fantastic individual success stories. Star students who will continue their studies and aim to achieve their aspirations to go to top universities are:
Kamaal Bursari – 3A*s and 6As
Daniel Oloyede – 3A*s, 4As, (+ 1B and 1C)
Nathan Abbey – 1A*, 5As and 3 Bs
Fabiha Choudry – 1A*, 3As and 5Bs
Additionally, Ormiston Park Academy is immensely proud of Jake Maynard who will be starting a two-year Technical Theatre Apprenticeship in collaboration with the Royal Opera House (Production Park) in Grays.
Huw Derrick, Principal at Ormiston Park Academy, said:
“I want to congratulate students and staff on today’s results. This year group have made such strong progress and the results in English are simply outstanding. I am very proud of everyone’s achievements and grateful for all of the hard work that has gone in to getting here today.”
Toby Salt, CEO of Ormiston Academies Trust, said:
"It is our absolute priority to ensure that every student fulfils their potential, no matter what their background, and we are delighted to see a strong rise in GCSE results at Ormiston Park Academy.
“Students, staff and parents deserve great credit for these results which reflect their commitment and determination to succeed and we look forward to building on these achievements year after year."