Peacehaven Community School celebrates outstanding GCSE results

Students and staff at Peacehaven Community School have been celebrating GCSE success on results day today (Thursday 24 August). The school said: “Last year the school saw significant success in academic performance in comparison to previous years. “This year is no different with...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017 at 7:14 pm

Police urge missing Peacehaven girl to get in touch

Sussex Police made a public appeal for a missing girl to contact officers today (Thursday 24 August). The force said: “Police have made a direct appeal to a teenager who regularly goes missing to get in touch to talk to them and other agencies who are trying to help he...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017 at 6:51 pm

Brighton student pleads for return of stolen memory stick containing dissertation

A Brighton student has pleaded for the return of a stolen memory stick containing the dissertation for her Master of Arts degree. Jaskirat Mann – known as Jazz – said that her purse was stolen with the memory stick inside and with just one week before she is due to hand in her...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017 at 6:36 pm

GCSE joy for students and staff at BACA

Students and staff at the Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA) were celebrating GCSE successes today (Thursday 24 August). BACA said that 58 per cent of students secured the top grades in maths and English. Under the new system, 9 is the top grade and 4 is the equivalent of...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017 at 3:26 pm

Patcham High goes higher with best GCSE results to date

Pupils at Patcham High School have achieved the best set of GCSE results for the school, head John McKee said today (Thursday 24 August). Mr McKee praised their performance particularly in light of the changes to GCSE courses and grades this year. He said: “Congratulations to our...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017 at 12:53 pm

Portslade pupils earn praise for the GCSE performance

Pupils at the Portslade Aldridge Community Academy (PACA) have won praise for the school’s “significantly improved” GCSE results. The school said: “Students, staff and parents are celebrating another year of significantly improved GCSE exam results at Portslade Aldridge Community...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017 at 11:18 am

Dorothy Stringer head speaks of his pride in pupils’ GCSE performance

The head teacher of Dorothy Stringer School has spoken of his pride in his pupils’ GCSE performance. Richard Bradford praised students, staff and parents as the school reported that 90 per cent of students achieved grade 4 or above in English and 76 per cent achieved grade 4 or...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017 at 10:58 am

Cardinal Newman students achieve best ever GCSE results despite reforms

Students at Cardinal Newman Catholic School have achieved the school’s best ever GCSE results despite reforms being brought in this year. The school said that 77 per cent of students achieved at least five GCSEs including English and mathematics at grade 4 – equivalent to a C –...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017 at 10:42 am

Blatchington Mill pupils celebrate ‘exceptional’ GCSE results

Pupils and teachers at Blatchington Mill School were celebrating their “exceptional” GCSE results this morning (Thursday 24 August). The Hove school said that nationally about 2 per cent of entrants for English and maths would receive the new top grade – grade 9 – described as an...
Posted On 24 Aug 2017 at 10:11 am