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Despite the numerous obstacles of the last school year the foundation’s three leading independent schools, Old Palace of John Whitgift, Whitgift and Trinity, have once again achieved outstanding A-level and International Baccalaureate (IB) examination results.

25% of Old Palace of John Whitgift School A Level students were awarded the top grade of A* with 68% of entries achieving A*/A and 93% achieving A*-B. Students secured places at top universities including two students who gained Oxbridge places. Over 95% of students gained places at their first or insurance place university.

Trinity School students hard work was rewarded as the vast majority were able to move to their chosen universities and colleges to continue their studies.

Whitgift School’s International Baccalaureate (IB) students achieved an average score of 39 points out of 45; matching the same average achieved over the last 3 years. Over half of students achieved 40+ points, a feat typically achieved by only the top 10% of students worldwide and Whitgift also achieved great A-level results with 75% of students at A or A* and well over 90% awarded A* – B.

Speaking of the successful exams results of the foundation schools, Martin Cormey Chief Executive of John Whitgift Foundation said: “Despite the unprecedented challenges the education sector is facing due to the pandemic, we are immensely proud of our students’ A-Level achievements at Old Palace of John Whitgift, Trinity and Whitgift Schools. These results are testament to the dedication and excellence of our teachers in preparing our students for the future and I would like to wish them every success as they embark on the next chapter of their lives.”

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