GCSE RESULTS 2018: Iceni Academy, Methwold, celebrates increase in top grades
Staff and students at the Iceni Academy in Methwold are celebrating this morning after its GCSE results show an increase in the number of top grades awarded.
A total of 102 students sat GCSEs at the academy, and 66 per cent achieved a pass (a 9 grade to a 4 grade) in the basics in English and Maths, compared to 65 per cent last year.
Stephen Plume, principal at the Iceni Academy, said: "This is a great set of results and absolutely deserved by our hard working students.
"Supported by our enthusiastic staff and parents, Year 11 really have sustained their effort all year and are now seeing the rewards for their determination.
"We are particularly pleased with the increase in the number of top grades being awarded."