School celebrates outstanding first GCSE results
The first cohort of pupils to complete their GCSEs at Eden Boys’ School, Birmingham have opened their results and are celebrating achieving outstanding results. The school’s first set of GCSE results place it as one of the highest achieving in the country, with its results likely to be in the top 1% of all schools.
- 84% of students achieved a ‘strong pass’ in GCSE English and Maths.
- 98% of students achieved a ‘standard pass’ in GCSE English and Maths.
- 35% of students achieved the English Baccalaureate.
84% of students achieved GCSEs with grades 9-5 in English and Maths compared to 43% nationally in 2018, which will place the school in the top 1% of all schools nationally. 35% achieved the English Baccalaureate, which is likely to be within the top 5% of schools nationally.
Asiyah Ravat, Principal of Eden Boys’ School, Birmingham, said: “This set of results is testament to the hard work, commitment, dedication and sacrifice made by teachers, students and parents. I would like to thank the teachers and students for believing great things can happen when we work together.”
Muhammad Faizan achieved the top grade of 9 in English Language, English Literature, Chemistry, Geography, and Religious Studies. He also achieved a grade 8 in Maths, Biology, Physics and Computer Science. “I want to thank all my teachers for the support they provided me during my years at Eden Boys School I will really miss you all”.
Ismail Muhumed achieved a brilliant set of results. He achieved the top grade of 9 in English Language, English Literature, Maths, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Computer Science and Religious Studies. He also achieved a grade 8 in Geography. “I am really humbled that my friends and I have done so well. I am looking forward to the next stage of my education when I begin my A Levels at the King Edwards VI Camp Hill.”
Muhammad Ahmed achieved the top grade of 9 in English Language, English Literature, Maths, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geography, and Religious Studies. He also achieved a grade 8 in Computer Science and French. He will go on study A levels in Maths, Further Maths, Chemistry, and Biology, at King Edward VI Camp Hill School “I want to thank all my teachers for the support they provided me during my years at Eden Boys’ School. I will really miss you all.”
L – R: Faizan Mohammad, Ismail Muhumed and Muhammad Ahmed celebrating their results.
(Mufti) Hamid Patel, Chief Executive of Star Academies, reflected on the achievements and underlined the wider mission of the school: “These really are life-changing outcomes for our amazing students. Our parents, staff and students really make us proud. As well as securing fantastic grades, we want our young men to have excellent character, be responsible citizens and serve their communities passionately.”
Added By: tetadmin | Date Added: 22nd Aug 2019 | Posted In: Latest News