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.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Sidmouth Herald. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Sidmouth Herald