Exam Results

Key Information

Ipswich School 2020 Results

A Levels

Over 60% of A Levels were graded A*-A and 39 students received at least 3 A grades. Seven students will be going to Oxford or Cambridge.  

  • Number of students: 99
  • A*-A: 61.0%
  • A*-B: 86.3%
  • A*-C: 98.4%
  • A*-E: 100%


46 pupils achieved 10 GCSEs at grade 7 or above, and 9 pupils achieved the top grade 9 in all ten of their subjects. Almost half of GCSEs were awarded grade 9 or grade 8.

  • Number of pupils: 123
  • grade 9: 28.2%
  • grades 9-8: 49.2%
  • grades 9-7: 70.1%
  • at least a grade 4 in English and Maths: 99.2%

Average exam results by subject

To give an idea of the exam results which pupils at Ipswich School achieve at GCSE and A Level, we have provided an average of the results in each subject over the most recent three year period (2018, 2019 and 2020).

Details of last year’s exam results are available on request.

GCSEGrades 9 – 4 (A*-C equivalent) A LevelGrades A*-B
 %  %
Art100 Art96
Biology100 Biology74
Chemistry100 Business Studies64
Classical Civilisation*95 Chemistry79
Combined Science100 Classical Civilisation67
Design Technology*100 Design Technology91
Drama100 Drama100
English Language99 Economics97
English Literature99 English Literature81
French100 French79
Geography100 Further Mathematics100
German93 Geography74
History*99 German40
Latin100 History88
Mathematics100 Mathematics77
Music100 Music72
Physical Education100 PE66
Physics100 Physics71
Philosophy, Religion and Ethics100 Philosophy, Religion and Ethics90
Russian*100 Psychology66
 Spanish 98 Russian92
 * Two Year Average