Students in Merton have proved themselves to be cleverer than their national counterparts, recording best-ever A- level results.
Ursuline High School in Crescent Road, Wimbledon and Wimbledon College on Edge Hill both achieved exceptional results. Students at Ursuline achieved an unprecedented 100% pass rate at grades A to E with students at Wimbledon College just behind with a 98 per cent pass rate.
Councillor David Chung, Cabinet Member for Education and Lifelong Learning hailed the results.
‘Congratulations to Wimbledon College and Ursuline High School whose A level results were excellent. Ursuline achieved an 83% pass rate at grades A to C and 100% at grades A to E. Wimbledon College achieved 78% at grades A to C and 98% at grades A to E,’ explained Coun Chung. ‘Both schools performance is in excess of the national average and have improved on last years good results. I am really pleased that the hard work of the teachers and students has lead to such outstanding results’
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