Results from early exams are best ever
An Ashford secondary school is celebrating achieving its bestever English results after pupils took the exams early.
An i mpressive 82% of Year 11 pupils at Towers School achieved an A* to C in GCSE English Language.
Richard Billings, school principal, said the group sat the early exams in a bid to spread the load of exams.
He said: “With a huge team effort, everyone pulled together to give the students the best possible chance.
“It just shows how far the school has come.
“I am amazingly proud of staff and students and truly appreciate the support parents are giving to this and all of our year groups.
“With the countdown to the summer exam season well under way, the students are now focused on preparing with the same precision for their other entries.
“We look forward to finding out the results.”