Exam Results

Key Information

Ipswich School 2022 Results

A Levels

In total, over a third of pupils achieved 3 A grades or higher. 18 pupils achieved three or more A* grades and 8 pupils achieved all A* grades. Students secured places at Oxford and Cambridge and the most popular university destinations included Durham, Kings College London, Exeter, Warwick and Edinburgh. 92% of students secured their choice of university.

  • Number of students: 126
  • A*: 29%
  • A* – A: 60%
  • A* – B: 84%


In 2022 two-thirds of exams were graded 9-7 and 41 pupils achieved 9-7 grades in all their exams – nearly a third of pupils.

  • Number of pupils taking GCSE exams: 141
  • Grade 9: 22%
  • Grades 9-8: 44%
  • Grades 9-7: 67%
  • Pupils achieved 5 or more GCSEs at grade 4 or above: 100%

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 (2022, 2021 and 2020).

GCSE (2022, 2021, 2020)Grades 9 – 4 (A*-C equivalent) A Level (2022, 2021, 2020)Grades A*-B
 %  %
Art100 Art100
Biology100 Biology83
Chemistry100 Business Studies82
Classical Civilisation98 Chemistry90
Combined Science100Chinese100
Computer Science100Computer Science63
Design Technology100 Classical Civilisation100
Drama100 Design Technology87
English Language100 Economics92
English Literature100 English Literature85
Geography100 Further Mathematics 100
German95 Geography 92
Greek100 German88
History99 History91
Latin100 Latin80
Music100 Music90
Physics100 Physics74
PRE100 Philosophy, Religion and Ethics 96
Russian100 Politics97

See more detail on each subject here