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GCSE and Sixth Form Results


Please refer to the table below to view Altrincham College's GCSE and Sixth Form results from 2017 to-date.

To identify how Altrincham College compares to other schools both locally and nationwide, you can visit the DfE School Performance Tables Website for the most up to date figures.

GCSE Results Day 2020

99% of students were awarded 5 or more grades at A*- G and there were many individual success stories.  Head Girl Kiera achieved a full house of ten GCSEs at grade 9.  Student David who achieved grades 9,8 in Maths and Further Maths said, “I am shocked and happy!  It’s nice to be back at school and I am looking forward to studying A Level Maths, Chemistry and Physics at Sixth Form.”  Joanna, who achieved seven GCSEs at grade 8 was delighted with her grade 9 in Chemistry, which she plans to study at A Level when she returns to school in September.

A special mention to those students who have made outstanding progress from when they joined us in Year 7 to Key Stage 4, including: Mateusz, David, Reuben, Eleanor, Sian, Aiela and Meighan.

Sixth Form Results Day 2020

Examples of some of our students’ success stories include, Bob (A*A*AB) who will study Maths at Warwick University, Iraj (A*AA) who is heading to the University of Manchester to study Economics and Alicja (AAA) who is reading Earth Studies, also at the University of Manchester.  Harry and Melissa have both accepted places at the University of York to study Law and Biochemistry, respectively.  In addition to a fantastic set of A Level results, students studying vocational subjects had every reason to celebrate this year.  Student Grace received a distinction star and a distinction in BTEC Fashion and is looking forward to studying Fashion, Buying and Merchandising at the University of Manchester.  Dan received two distinction stars and has accepted a place at Loughborough University to continue studying Sport.  Reece was awarded 3 distinctions in BTEC Creative Digital Media and has already started a degree-level apprenticeship with Barclays.

GCSE Results

2017 2018 2019
5+ A* -C inc English & Mathematics 53% 61% 72%
5+ A* -G 99% 100% 99%
% A*-C English 73% 73% 82%
% A* - C Maths 57% 66% 75%
% English-Baccalaureate 17% 21% 9%
Attainment 8 4.46 4.59 4.56
Progress 8 -0.17 -0.11 -0.29
Sixth Form  Results      
Academic (A2) 2017 2018 2019
% A level students achieving at least 3 A levels A*-E 56% 93% 87%
% A level students achieving at least 2 A levels A*-E 84% 100% 97%
% A level students achieving at least 1 A levels A*-E 96% 100% 100%
APS per A level entry 26.9 29.3 26.8
% A*-B grades 22% 36% 27%
% A*-E grades 93% 98% 96%
The progress students have made compared with students across England -0.14 -0.02 -0.34
The average grade that students achieve C- C C-
Vocational 2017 2018 2019
Achieving at least 3 substantial vocational qualifications 87% 96% 100%
Achieving at least 2 substantial vocational qualifications 97% 100% 100%
Achieving at least 1 substantial vocational qualification 100% 100% 100%
APS per vocational entry 40.4 34.5 39.4
The progress students have made compared with students across England 1 0.52 0.75
The average grade that students achieve Distinction Distinction Distinction
Combined 2017 2018 2019
% Students achieving 2+ A*-E or equivalent grades 98% 100% 98%
% Students achieving 3+ A*-E or equivalent grades 86% 96% 92%