Sixth Form Results 2016
The Duston School Sixth form students are celebrating another year of success today as our A2 results continue to improve with the school celebrating some excellent results in all of the DfE new performance measures.
Mrs Natasha Weston, Director of Sixth Form says that she is immensely proud of the Year 13 students who have excelled in many areas of study. She confirms that there has been an increased number of successful applications from students electing go to the top universities in the country. TDS Sixth is going from strength to strength, it is led by an outstanding and dedicated team who proudly say that this year our results have enabled a large number of students to accept places at Russell Group Universities. “Our A*/A have seen an increase this year from 14 students to 35, particularly in facilitating subjects such as Further Maths, Maths and History”. Students who took vocational subjects, particularly in Health and Social Care have seen a superb number of Distinction and Distinction* grades, reflecting a real dedication to enabling them to fully reach their potential. Some real shining stars this year show that former Head Boy, Duncan Hamill received 3 A* grades, in Further Maths, Maths and Physics, he is off to study Aeronautical Engineering at Southampton University. We also have a higher than ever amount of students attending the prestigious Warwick University and Harry Croxford received A*AB which was a phenomenal success for such a talented young man. Laura Johnson also celebrates her results of AAB and will be studying at Cardiff University in International relations and Politics.
Mrs Maureen Raine, Head of School congratulates everyone involved, from Mrs Weston, Director of Sixth Form to the teaching staff and the students. It is simply a well done to all. We are proud of our achievements.