An Excellent Set of A' Level Results

August 2019


From left: Bethany L, Matthew H, Shelley E, Lewis W, Brianna H, Euan E, Jamie-Leigh L, James W and Ashleigh S.

Well done to our Sixth Form students for achieving another fantastic set of results in Summer 2019.

The results have helped 100% of the students, who applied for places at a range of prestigious Universities, to move on to their University placement of choice. As well as congratulating students moving into Higher Education we would also like to pass on our good wishes to the many students who are continuing their studies or who are moving into the world of work, into employment and apprenticeships.

Our notable successes include:

Ailsa G achieved two A grades in Sociology and Art and one B grade in Geography at A’ Level and will be progressing to Leeds University to study an honours degree in Fashion Marketing. Ashleigh S will also be moving to Leeds University to study Theology and Religious studies and, following Brooke C success, she will be moving to Durham University to study Law.

Shelley E, a very creative and talented photographer and performance artist has produced some excellent work culminating in a Distinction* grade in Performing Arts and an A Grade in Photography. Shelley will be moving to Edge Hill University to study Dance.

Adam M achieved two B grades in Psychology and Sociology as well as C grades in Chemistry and Biology and will be going to Durham to pursue his interest in Psychology studies. Kennedy A will be pursuing her interest in Law at the University of Law in Leeds having achieved three B grades and one C grade across a range of subjects.

Bethany L is going to study Theatre and Events Management at the prestigious Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts and achieved Distinction grades in Music and Media Studies and A levels in History and Extended project. Ben T, who has made a significant and valued contribution to a range of Academy events, will be pursuing his interest in Computing Studies at Northumbria University having achieved success in Core Mathematics, computing and Business.

James W and Lewis W came to King James from a neighbouring local school to complete their Sixth Form studies and have both gained excellent results studying Core Mathematics, Media Studies, Computing and History. Rhiannon K has also made a significant contribution to the life of the school and she will be moving to Teesside University to study Biomedical Sciences.

Three of our elite Football Academy members, Joshua H, Lewis R and Louis E are moving to Leeds Beckett to study Sports Coaching and Physiotherapy having gained excellent Distinction grades on their OCR sports course. Jack W is going to study Aeronautical Engineering at Salford University.

Several students have gained significant success on BTEC Vocational courses in this year’s set of results. Chloe J gained excellent distinction grades in Animal Management, Business Studies and Health and Social Care. Chloe is moving into an apprenticeship. Teegan K also gained three distinction grades in BTEC Business and Health and Social Care. Fantastic distinction grades were gained by Bethany B in Performing Arts and Business studies. We wish her well in her new role in employment.

Congratulations to all of our students and also to the many teaching and support staff who have helped them to enjoy their time at King James and to achieve significant success. Thanks also go to the parents and family members who have made sacrifices and who have supported and encouraged students to excel. Good luck for the future; a future we are sure will be filled with continued success and celebration.

A level Results 2019