GCSE success at Eastbourne’s St Catherine’s ‘reward for hard work’

St Catherine’s College in Eastbourne is celebrating a strong set of GCSE results and the Priory Road schools says there were improvements across every one of the headline English and mathematics measures.

There were commendable 6 per cent increases to the strong (grade 5+) pass rates in both subjects.

GCSE success at St Catherine's

GCSE success at St Catherine's

There was also strength in breadth with a pass rate of 90 per cent in RE, French, drama, PE and motor vehicle.

Acting headteacher Nigel Jewell said: “These results are just reward for the hard work and determination of students, staff and parents.

“Particular congratulations to Poppy Morgan, Samuel Lawrance, Beloved Akerejola, Charlotte Jerkins, Nadim Uddin, Anna Willmoth, Milly Dahmoune, Edward Garbett, Thomas Schrikker, Samuel Williams and Emily Wood who all achieved an impressive six or more grade 7s-9s.”