GCSE Result Success!

Congratulations to Year 11 students at Holy Family Catholic School who have achieved excellent GCSE results.

We are pleased to report that 49% of our students achieved both maths and English at the new strong pass of a grade 5 or better, with 61% achieving both maths and English at grade 4 or better. Overall there has been a significant increase in the number of grade 7-9 (A**, A*, A) results in English language, English literature and maths, with 74% of grades being a C and above across all subjects.

Headteacher, Dr Andy Stone comments, “We are very pleased with the outcomes, particularly with the high number of students achieving the Grade 5 and above. The new exams have been very challenging for students and staff and we are delighted with how many students have achieved the new 7, 8, 9 grades. Congratulations to all students and staff for their hard work.”

The following students achieved some exceptional results in this year’s GCSEs:

Greeshma Reji – 10 A*/A’s

Beth McQuarrie - 10 A*/A’s

Dariusz Dusynski - 10 A*/A’s inc. grade 9 maths

Thomas O’Brien - 10 A*/A’s inc. grade 9 English language & literature

Jakub Szczesnowicz - 9A*/A’s, 1B

Chissola Da Conceicao - 7A*/A’s, 4 B’s

Guillame Goodey - 8A*/A’s, 2B’s

Daniel Asare - 9A*/A’s, 1B

Aoife Taylor - 7A*/A’s, 2B’s

Riya Roychan - 9A*/A’s, 1B

Darren Ainembabazi - 7A*/A’s, 2B’s inc. grade 9 English literature

Cara Moran - 6 A*/A’s, 3B’s

Darius Malcolm  - 6A*/A’s, 3B’s

Aiste Pokvytyte - 7A*/A’s, 3B’s

Niamh Drennan  - 6A*/A’s, 3B’s

Candis Boateng - 7A*/A’s, 3B’s

Sean Curley - 7A*/A’s, 4B’s inc. grade 9 maths

Students celebrated as they opened their results, Thomas O’Brien said, “I’m so pleased with my grades and amazed at the Grade 9s in English literature and language especially as after the exams I was quite stressed but now I am so happy! I’m really looking forward to taking my A-Levels now.”

High numbers of our Year 11 students will return to Holy Family Sixth Form to continue their studies to advanced level. We want to congratulate all of our students on the excellent outcomes and wish them luck for the start of their new courses in September. Holy Family is an open access Sixth Form and is happy to welcome students from all faiths or none. If you are looking for a diverse range of subjects at a high performing Sixth Form we are enrolling now. Please visit our website for further information and to apply.

For more photos and student reactions please visit our Twitter & Instagram (@HFCSWaltham) 

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Walthamstow House Site

Years 7,8, 12 and 13.

1 Shernhall Street London E17 3EA

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Tel: 020 8520 0482

For general enquiries please contact: Mrs Lazarus or Mrs Thorogood


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Years 9,10 and 11.

34 Shernhall Street London E17 9RT

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Tel: 020 8520 3587

For general enquiries please contact: Mrs McGeehan or Mrs Pike.