Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Smiling Faces All Round over Record Haul

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Smiling Faces All Round over Record Haul

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STUDENTS, staff and parents are once again celebrating a record haul of GCSE results at Wellington School in Timperley.

A fifth of all grades this year were the equivalent of the old A or A* scores, teachers said.

As well as topping the national average, Wellington School students have also bucked the trend in other areas.

Headteacher Stuart Beeley explained: "With the move to a new grading system there have been a few uncertainties but, as in previous years, students at Wellington have surpassed expectations.

"We have seen the majority of our students achieving outstanding results. Indeed, a large proportion have achieved the very top grades.

"It has been great to see a huge number of our students achieve the top 8-9 grades right across the board. …

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