Joy in Ottery at The King's School GCSE success.

PUBLISHED: 13:48 21 August 2008 | UPDATED: 11:02 17 June 2010

THE King s School is celebrating a fantastic fortnight of results today as this year s GCSE results are released.

THE King's School is celebrating a fantastic fortnight of results today as this year's GCSE pupils have proved an equal success to last week's A level achievers.

Years of hard work and a tense summer of waiting were rewarded as 74 per cent of grades achieved were at A* to C level, with almost a quarter of marks at A* or A standard. Nearly a fifth of students bagged five or more A grades.

Chair of Governors Robin Mitchell said: "These results don't just happen by accident, they are brought about by careful planning and very hard work, we offer thanks and congratulations all round."

For a full report read tomorrow's Ottery Herald.

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