Highfield School, Letchworth GC

THERE were lots of happy faces at The Highfield School in Letchworth GC as students opened their GCSE results. Overall, 63 per cent of pupils achieved five grade A* to C, and 26 per cent of grades were A*s or As. Altogether, 56 per cent of students achiev

THERE were lots of happy faces at The Highfield School in Letchworth GC as students opened their GCSE results.

Overall, 63 per cent of pupils achieved five grade A* to C, and 26 per cent of grades were A*s or As.

Altogether, 56 per cent of students achieved grade A* to C including maths and English.

Receiving particularly good grades was Sam Hawkins, with nine A*s and five As, and high achievers Eleanor Barnes, Emma Halnan and Katie Lambert all secured seven A*s and four As. Nikki Alcock secured five A*s, eight As and one C.

Alex Edwards and Tom Nunn each managed to add 10 grades to their predicted grades.

Deputy headteacher Mark Creasy said: "In terms of us as a school we are really pleased because we are actually improved on last year. It's incredibly pleasing and there are an awful lot of happy faces.

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