2017 A-Level Results

A-Level results continue to improve at Glenalmond.

Glenalmond pupils have secured excellent results in their A-Levels this year.  This was the first cohort of pupils to sit the reformed, linear A-Level exams.  Overall the results were very encouraging.

 

All pupils at Glenalmond College are presented for A-Levels; 39.1% of pupils received grades A*-A (compared with 26.6% last year) a result which compares favourably against the national average of 26.3%.  In total, 12% of our pupils received all A or A* grades with one pupil achieving an outstanding four A* grades.  The percentage of pupils gaining grades A*-C was 84.9% (up from 79.2% last year).  The overall pass rate for this academic year was 98.1% (up from 97.5% last year).

 

Selected department highlights include:

 

French 55% A*/A

Mathematics 50% A*/A

Further Mathematics 60% A*/A

Physics 60% A*/A

Art and Design 50% A*/A

Geography 53% A*/A

 

Warden, Elaine Logan, commented “the hard work of the pupils and staff has paid off, and I am delighted to see the number of A and B grades increasing significantly.  I wish all the leavers the best of luck with the next chapter of their lives”.