2017 A Level Results


Akeley Wood School students celebrate A Level achievements

Summer 2017 – Students celebrate A Level results

Top end A Level grades are on the up at Akeley Wood School where high performing students have gained places at Russell Group universities.

Sixth Form students are celebrating their results, with an improved 7% of all grades achieved being at the highest level of A*.  In addition, more than 16% of grades achieved are A*-A ,also representing an improvement on last year.

Congratulations to Patrick Usher who gained two A* grades and two A grades, Sophie Heywood who gained two A* grades one A grade and James Lindley who achieved one A*, two A grades and one B grade.

Patrick is going on to read Mathematics with Economics at the London School of Economics, Sophie is going to study Geography at Durham University and James is going to study Physics at Warwick.

70% of Akeley Wood School students gained a place to study at their first-choice university.

Year Cohort A*-A A*-B
2017 65 16.6% 20.40%

Destinations Summer 2017:

  • Biochemistry at St Andrews
  • Economics at London School of Economics
  • Economics at Exeter
  • Geography at Durham University
  • Mathematics at Kings College London
  • Mathematics at Bristol University
  • Natural Science at Exeter
  • Physics at Warwick University
  • Psychology at Exeter
  • Psychology at Nottingham