Exam Results

Key Information

Ipswich School 2021 Results

A Levels

In total, 22 students achieved 3 or more A* grades and 10 of these students achieved 4 or more A* grades. Four pupils go on to Oxbridge, and four have places to study medicine. Popular university locations include Leeds University, Durham University and the University of Manchester.

  • Number of students: 119
  • %A*-A: 61.6%
  • %A*-B: 87.9%
  • %A*-C: 96.6%
  • %A*-E: 100%

GCSES

62 pupils achieved 9 or more GCSEs at grade 7 or above, with 10 pupils achieving the top grade 9 in 9 or more subjects.

  • Number of pupils taking GCSE exams: 138
  • % achieved 5 or more GCSEs at grade 4 or above: 100%
  • % achieved at least a grade 4 in English and Maths: 100%
  • % GCSEs at grade 9: 28.3%
  • % GCSEs at grades 9-8: 49.4%
  • % GCSEs at grades 9-7: 71.2%

Average exam results by subject

We are proud of our students’ consistently strong examination results. The table below provides an average of the results in each subject over the most recent three year period (2019, 2020 and 2021).

GCSEGrades 9 – 4 (A*-C equivalent) A LevelGrades A*-B
 %  %
Art100 Art100
Biology100 Biology80
Chemistry100 Business Studies72
Classical Civilisation98 Chemistry88
Combined Science100Chinese100
Design Technology100Computer Science100
Drama100 Classical Civilisation100
English Language100 Design Technology89
English Literature99 Drama100
Electronics100 Economics97
French98 English Literature74
Geography100French94
German95 Further Mathematics 100
History99 Geography 81
Latin100 German63
Mathematics100 History90
Music100 Latin88
Physical Education100Mathematics79
Physics100 Music78
Philosophy, Religion and Ethics100 PE77
Russian100 Physics78
Spanish100 Philosophy, Religion and Ethics 91
 Politics100
Psychology62
 Russian84
 Spanish90