School soars up GCSE league ta­ble

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - It’s Just Not Cricket -

Swade­lands School at Len­ham has re­ceived national recog­ni­tion for achiev­ing some of the fastest im­prov­ing GCSE re­sults in the coun­try.

It qual­i­fied as one of the top 20% of schools in Eng­land by im­prov­ing its GCSE re­sults by at least 17% be­tween 2009 and 2012 in the rank­ings of schools rep­re­sen­ta­tive body The Schools Net­work (SSAT).

SSAT chief ex­ec­u­tive Sue Wil­liamson said: “Swade­lands should be con­grat­u­lated for its stun­ning achieve­ment. The school has proved it­self to be one of the best schools in the coun­try at im­prov­ing GCSE out­comes for their stu­dents.

“Th­ese re­sults are tes­ta­ment to the com­mit­ment and hard work of the stu­dents, teach­ers and lead­er­ship team at Swade­lands, and a vin­di­ca­tion of their be­lief in high ex­pec­ta­tions, good teach­ing and am­bi­tion for ev­ery young per­son.”

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