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St Wilfrid’s Catholic High School and Sixth Form College Year 11 2019

Year 11 students at St Wilfrid’s Catholic High School and Sixth Form College are celebrating their GCSE results, with 72% of students achieving a grade 4+ in both English and Maths

 

Interim Headteacher, Elizabeth McGrath said, “We are very pleased with students’ performance. Students, and their families, can be proud of these achievements. I am grateful to all staff for supporting students in achieving results that reflect students’ commitment to their studies.”

 

Notable achievements include:

 

  • 16 students achieving 5 or more grade 8’s or grade 9’s
  • 35 students achieving 5 or more grade 7’s or above

 

 

St Wilfrid’s is now recruiting for the Sixth Form. The Sixth Form offers a very wide range of A’Level and Vocational courses. Enrolment for Sixth Form will take place on the afternoon of Thursday 22nd August. We are delighted to welcome students from other high schools.

Students interested in joining the Sixth Form should contact Mr Andrew Lewis, Director of Sixth Form, for further information or to arrange a visit.

 

Telephone number:    01977 69100

Email: email@st-wilfrids.bkcat.co.uk

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St Wilfrid’s Catholic High School and Sixth Form College Level 3 Results

Sixth Form Students celebrate their A level and Vocational results

Students at St Wilfrid’s are celebrating today after achieving their Advanced Level and Vocational results.

Sixth form students performed exceptionally well and are now accepting their university offers. We are delighted with the variety of courses that students will study and the number of students going to Russell Group Universities. We are exceptionally pleased with the range of apprenticeships and career opportunities that students have secured.

Destinations include:

  • over 75% of students going to university with over 25% having confirmed offers at a Russell Group Universities
  • 14% of students taking up Level 4 apprenticeships

Some fantastic grades have been achieved at A-Level with:

  • five students achieving a minimum of an ‘A’ Grade in all of their subjects:
    • James Cotter (A*, A, A, A)
    • Kristian St. Ange (A, A, A)
    • Eve Ambler (A, A, A)
    • Rahul Reju (A, A, A)
    • Emily Whitehouse (A*, A, A)
  • seven students achieving AAB in facilitating subjects.
  • twenty-one students achieving at least 3 A-Levels in the A*-B range.
  • seventy-two students achieving 3 A Levels.

Exceptional performances in vocational subjects include:

  • four students achieving a Distinction* across all of their chosen subjects including:
    • Emily Hartshorne
    • Alexandra Roberts
    • Kailee Taylor
  • eleven students achieving a Distinction across all of their subjects.

Interim Headteacher: Mrs. E McGrath said:

‘Congratulations and well done to all our students on their excellent results. I am delighted that students’ hard work and commitment has been rewarded.  We are proud that students have the opportunity to study such a wide range of A’Level and Vocational courses.  I would like to thank all staff and Year 13 students for contributing so much to the school community over the past few years; we are very proud of all their achievements. We wish all our students every success for the future as they embark on university courses, venture into the world of work or take up opportunities to travel or become involved in volunteering.’

St Wilfrid’s welcomes sixth form students from a wide range of local high schools and has a very broad range of courses, including vocational options. Enrolment for sixth form will take place on the afternoon of Thursday 22nd August.

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School is now closed for the school holidays

School is now closed for the school holidays. All enquiries to the school and requests for information will be processed when the school reopens on Tuesday 3rd September..

School will reopen for Year 7’s and Year 12’s on Tuesday 3rd September and will be open on Wednesday 4th September for the rest of school.

Please see below for more information regarding results days.

A LEVEL AND LEVEL 3 BTEC RESULTS DAY THURSDAY 15TH AUGUST 2019
Results will be available to collect from the Sixth Form Study base as follows:
Year12/13 (2018-2019) 9.00am -11.30am

Year 12 – Please note there are only BTEC level 3 unit results and Maths A level
(Year 12 Further maths students only).

GCSE AND LEVEL 2 BTEC DIPLOMA RESULTS DAY THURSDAY 22nd AUGUST 2019

Results will be available to collect as follows:
Year 11 (2018-2019) and Year 12 /13 GCSE re sits 9.00am- 11.30am
Collect from Sixth Form Study area

PLEASE NOTE:
Your son/daughter may sign a letter authorising a parent /family member or carer to collect the results on that day on their behalf. However, we regret that we are unable to issue results to other students or friends of your son/daughter.

UNFORTUNATELY WE CANNOT ISSUE RESULTS OVER THE PHONE ON THESE DATES

YEAR 11/12/13
Uncollected results will be posted home

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Exams – Post Results Information

Post Results Information For Candidates 2019

This explains the review processes available following receipt of your provisional results.  An application form and candidate consent form must be completed should you wish to apply for a service.

Very Important Information

Grade protection no longer applies to any post-review service that includes a review of marking.  This means that students’ marks and subject grades may be lowered, confirmed or raised as a result.

Marking Review Services:  Service 1 Clerical Re-check

This is a re-check of all clerical procedures leading to the issue of a result. Candidate consent is required. For the June 2019 examination series, the request must be received by the awarding body by 19th September 2019.  The deadline for completion is within 10 calendar days of the awarding body receiving the request. This service will include the following checks:  that all parts of the script have been marked; the totaling of marks; the recording of marks. Marks maybe raised, lowered or confirmed.

Marking Review Services:  Service 2 Review of Marking

This is a post-results review of the original marking to ensure that the agreed mark scheme has been applied correctly.  It is not a re-marking of the candidate’s script.  The awarding body will have trained its reviewers to conduct reviews of marking accurately and consistently.  Reviewers will not re-mark the script. Marks and grades maybe raised, lowered or confirmed.  Candidate consent is required and must be held on file by the centre.  For the June 2019 examination series, the awarding body must receive the request by 19 September 2019.  The deadline for completion is within 20 calendar days of the awarding body receiving the request. This service will include and the clerical re-checks detailed in Service 1 and review of marking.

Marking Review Services:  Priority Service 2 Review of Marking Level 3 A Level only

This is a priority post-results review of the original marking to ensure that the agreed mark scheme has been applied correctly. It is not a re-marking of the candidate’s script.  It is only available if a GCE A-level candidate’s place in higher education is dependent on the outcome. Any applications not meeting this criterion will be treated as normal Service 2 requests.  For the June 2019 examination series, the awarding body must receive the request no later than 22 August 2019 (seven days after the publication of GCE A-level results).  The deadline for completion is within 15 calendar days of the awarding body receiving the request. After this date the service 2 review is available.

 Application Process

  1. Carefully consider the implications of applying for a post review service and the consequences.
  2. Seek advice from your Head of subject. You must fully investigate the grade boundaries for your subject. If a grade is lowered, it cannot be reverted to the original grade.
  3. Complete the attached application form and candidate consent form and return to the exams office along with the correct fee in CASH or by cheque made payable to St.Wilfrid’s Catholic High School. We cannot accept a card payment.
  4. Candidate Consent Form

Access To Script Service – Copy of Exam Scripts

Awarding bodies will provide centres and candidates with access to marked scripts for the following exams:

  • GCE A LEVEL
  • GCSE

Prior written permission is required before an application can be submitted.

Services available are detailed below.  Please note, all scripts must be paid for on application

  1. GCE A LEVELPhotocopies of scripts to support reviews of marking available between Thursday 15th August and Thursday 22nd August 2019- 7 days only. Copies to be received in school by no later than 5th September – 2 weeks before the deadline for reviews of marking.
  2. GCE A LEVELOriginal scripts only are available after the deadline of 22nd August 2019. The deadline for applications for original scripts is 26th September 2019. These will be received by the centre after the 21st September 2019 after the closing date for  reviews of marking
  3. GCSEPhotocopies of scripts to support reviews of marking available on Thursday 22nd August. Copies to be received no later than 5th September- 2 weeks before the deadline for reviews of marking. ( Available for Maths/English/RE /Business and PE only)
  4. GCSEOriginal scripts only available after 22nd The deadline for applications for original scripts is 26th September 2019.  These will be received by the centre after the 21st September 2019.
  5. Please note, exams office staff will only be available to take orders in school on Thursday 15th August/Wednesday 21st August and Thursday 22nd August for A Level photocopy script ordering. GCSE photocopy scripts can only be ordered on Results day Thursday 22nd August as the school will be closed after this date. Original scripts can be ordered on the drop in day Friday 6th September 

Fees

Candidates must also complete an order form for scripts.  Candidate Order Form. Please bring this form and correct payment to the Exams Office at St.Wilfrid’s .  We accept cash or cheques made payable to St.Wilfrid’s Catholic High School. We do not accept card payment.

Priority photocopy script price £14.35 per paper available up to 22nd August                Original copy price £11.30 per paper

Marking Review Service Price List

A Level Pricing

Service 1 Clerical Re-Check

AQA  £16.10 per paper

OCR  £17.45 per paper

WJEC £11.00 per paper

EDEXCEL £11.30 per paper

Service 2 Review of Marking

AQA  £43.45 per paper

OCR   £48.50 per paper

WJEC £43.00 per paper

EDEXCEL £46.40 per paper

Priority Service 2 Review of Marking Level 3 A level only

AQA  £51.75 per paper

OCR   £59.80 per paper

WJEC  £ 49.50 per paper

EDEXCEL £ 55.90 per paper

GCSE Pricing

Service 1 Clerical Re-Check

AQA  £8.05 per paper

OCR  £17.45 per paper

WJEC £11.00 per paper

EDEXCEL £11.30 per paper

Service 2 Review of Marking

AQA  £37.55 per paper

OCR   £59.80 per paper

WJEC  £37.50 per paper

EDEXCEL £40.40 per paper

 

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3G Pitch Facility – Fundraising Events

Grand Raffle!!              

£2.50 a Ticket or £10 for 5 Tickets

All proceeds to help build our 3G Pitch

TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FROM SCHOOL DON’T MISS OUT!! 

 

 

We have many more prizes including chocolate hampers and much more…..   Thank you to all our local sponsors for making this raffle Grand!!

Our Draw will take place during our ‘Open Day’ on Saturday 28th September 2019You do not need to be present to win.    We will publish all the winning numbers on our website here.                      

 

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