Buckswood students celebrated another year of great GCSE results today (Thursday, August 22).

The school said more than 68 per cent of papers sat this year were grade C (4) or above, with more than 80 per cent of students passing English and 69 per cent earning at least a grade 4 in mathematics.

Buckswood added 77 per cent of students earned a 4 or above in history and 100 per cent of students passed their Spanish GCSE.

There were some exceptional individual results, including Millie who scored an 8 in Spanish and maths and 9-8 in combined science, Diego who scored an 8 in Spanish, Anais who scored an 8 in Spanish and a 9 in mathematics, Bislan scoring four 7s, Zoe who scored an 8 in Spanish, Leah who scored an 8 in history and Kyna and Riko who also scored 8 in mathematics.

A spokesman said: “These are the best GCSE results to date, beating 65 per cent last year. The school congratulates our scholars who put in a great deal of time and effort into their exam studies and we look forward to another successful year ahead.”