John Henry Newman Catholic College

School Week: Summer Break

JHNCC Students Celebrate Exam Success

26th August 2015

Students and staff are celebrating exam success at John Henry Newman Catholic College. The college has achieved the best results ever with 100% Pass Rate at A Level and exceptional performance at GCSE. The mathematics department are celebrating a 70%  A*-C GCSE pass rate with 31 students achieving A* to A grades, English achieved 67% A*-C and science 74% A*-C. 

Pauline achieved 8 A* GCSE passes
and will continue her studies
at JHNCC Sixth Form


Mrs Jennifer McGuirk, Principal at John Henry Newman Catholic College commented, ‘The huge increase in A* to A grades has ensured that our students are now in the best position to achieve outstanding results at A Level and go on to the most prestigious universities and apprenticeships. We are all very proud of our brilliant students and their fantastic teachers.’

Success at A Level has guaranteed Christine’s (left) place at The University of Nottingham
and Gemma’s (right)  place at The University of Birmingham


The success at GCSE and A Level has resulted in a record number of students enrolling on to A Level courses such as mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, history and english.

Mr Trafford’s class celebrating their A* success in mathematics

The college is always open for prospective families to visit and will hold an Open Evening on Thursday 17th September from 4:45pm.
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