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Exam Success: 73% A*-B Grades Achieved by Hills Road A Level Students

15 Aug 2019
Hills Road students are celebrating their A level exam results with 44% of grades achieving A* and A and more than 73% of grades awarded A*-B.

Students achieved a 100% pass rate in the majority of subjects, with an average pass rate in the remaining courses of 99%, making the overall college pass rate a striking 99.5%. 

These fantastic results mean that Hills Road students are once again exceptionally well placed to secure their first choice destinations, whether in higher education, training or employment. Each year typically over 90% of Hills Road students progress to university, with many students heading to the most competitive degree courses.

Having topped the published A level league tables for Sixth Form Colleges for the past 26 years, Hills Road has sustained its outstanding student outcomes in 2019.

Principal, Jo Trump said, "What an amazing achievement! Our students have worked extremely hard, and it is also thanks to the support of their families, previous schools and Hills Road staff who have all helped them to achieve these excellent results.”

“We know from the data that our students go on to outperform students from every other institution type once at university and it’s wonderful that, together with these fantastic A level results, they leave us in such good shape.

“We wish our students all the very best for their future happiness and success and congratulate them for their superb achievements.”