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GCSE Exams 2021

August 12, 2021

This year, following the cancellation of exams, grades were awarded through a process of teacher assessed grades, against a national standard and approved and awarded by the exam boards. The government is not publishing performance data for any schools or colleges this year due to the varying impact of the pandemic.

 

We are pleased to report some of our outstanding achievements by our learners in their GCSEs and other qualifications this summer.

  • 53% learners have achieved 5 or more GCSEs including English and Maths Grades 1-9:

GCSE English Language

  • 100% learners achieved a GCSE Grade 1-9.

GCSE English Literature

  • 93% learners achieved a GCSE Grade 1-9.

GCSE Maths

  • 95% learners achieved a GCSE Grade 1-9.

GCSE Combined Science

  • 100% learners achieved a GCSE Grade 1-9.

GCSE Statistics

  • 60% learners achieved a GCSE Grade 1-9.

GCSE Citizenship

  • 100% learners achieved a GCSE Grade 1-9.

 

NCFE Qualifications were also gained in:

 

Mental Health Awareness – Level 1

Sexual Health Awareness – Level 1

Alcohol Awareness – Level 1

Food and Cookery – Level 1

 

“We are immensely proud of all the work and achievements of our learners at The Link School, especially after such a difficult and disrupted year. Our staff have worked tirelessly to ensure learners are all able to progress onto further education and study, and we look forward to seeing what they will achieve in the future.”


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Contact

Link School Springwell Dene
Swindon Road, Springwell, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear  SR3 4EE

Tel: 0191 561 5777
Email: caroline.granton@schools.sunderland.gov.uk

Link School Pallion
Waverley Terrace, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear SR4 6TA

Tel: 0191 561 4777
Email: anita.blakeman@schools.sunderland.gov.uk