GCSE results 2020: Chatsmore Catholic High School pupils celebrate impressive grades

Chatsmore Catholic High School pupils have celebrated another year of impressive GCSE results.

Thursday, 20th August 2020, 5:20 pm

In light of the extraordinary year, with grades being based on teacher assessment, schools in the Worthing area have agreed not to publish individual results.

However, the school said for the third year in a row it had achieved record results, surpassing all previous attainment for prior years.

Stand out performances of individual students include;

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- Silas Turner - eight grade 9s, one grade 8 and three grade 7s

- Kathryn Rimmer - six grade 9s, three grade 8s, one grade 6 and one grade 5

- Millie White - seven grade 9s, one grade 8 and two grade 7s

- Evelyn Winton – four grade 9s, two grade 8s, three grade 7s and one grade 6

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- N Paulauskas – five grade 9s, four grade 8s and 3 grade 7s

Head teacher Peter Byrne said: “I could not be prouder of our Year 11 leavers. Despite the challenges of the pandemic our students remained focused and always gave their best. The results they have achieved reflect their hard work and have broken all previous records. It has been fantastic to see a record number of students achieve the highest grades of 7s, 8s and 9s.

Millie White, who’s amazing results included seven grade 9s, said: “I’m extremely grateful to the staff at Chatsmore for all their hard work and effort over the years that has allowed me to achieve my grades and I am incredibly thankful for all the opportunities this school has opened up for me.”

Silas Turner scored eight grade 9s, and said: “I’m very proud of my results and I am excited for the future. I worked very hard for my mock exams and I am so happy that my final grades reflects all the hard work I put in for my GCSE’s.”

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Mr Byrne added: “I would like to thank our incredible staff, both teaching and non-teaching, for everything they did to support our students in achieving such excellent results. Thanks also to our wonderful parents who play such a vital role in supporting the success of their child.”

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