Another Impressive Year for Kingsley Girls

The Kingsley community is celebrating superb results in this year’s GCSE examinations, following on from a fantastic set of A-level results.

Emily Talbot with her family.
Emily Talbot with her family.

22nd August 2019 — 83% of students attained level 9-7 (A*-A equivalent) grades. Of all grades, 39% were at level 9-7 (A*-A), 69% were at level 9-6 (A*-B equivalent) and 98% at level 9-4 (A*-C equivalent). Exceptional performances were seen in all three sciences, with multiple A*As and a 100% pass rate. Top marks were also seen in music, geography, religious studies, Spanish, Latin, history and drama.

Among the many individual success stories were:

Emily Talbot (from Kenilworth), who achieved 8 level 9-7 grades, including 5 grade 9s

Lara Whitmore (from Stratford-upon-Avon), who achieved 8 level 9-7 grades, including 4 grade 9s

Lily Lawson (from Stratford-upon-Avon), who achieved 9 level 9-7 grades, including 4 grade 9s

Imogen DeArmitt (from Warwick), who achieved 9 level 9-7 grades

Gemma Hotchkiss (from Gaydon), Lily Clarke (from Leamington Spa) and Georgie Green (from Warwick), who all achieved 7 level 9-7 grades

Head Teacher, Ms Heather Owens, says: “I am full of pride for the girls’ individual success stories today. The results reflect the hard work of the girls and the strong partnership between students, staff and parents. They also reflect Kingsley’s academic rigour across the board with top grades improving yet again. It is particularly impressive that the girls achieve so well academically whilst balancing their many extra-curricular commitments, from Duke of Edinburgh, to LAMDA, performing and sporting successes. We are extremely proud of the well-rounded individuals they have become, and look forward to seeing them continue to flourish in the future.

About The Kingsley School

The Kingsley School is a day school in Royal Leamington Spa that offers a continuous education for girls aged from 3 to 18 years old. (Boys are accepted in the Prep School from the ages of 3 to 11).

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