Exam Results (2016 - 2021)

More information and an explanation of the different progress measures can be found on the gov.uk website

Exam Results 2021

The 2021 exam season was again cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis. Students were awarded the higher of their Centre Assessed Grade (CAG - determined by the school) or the grades calculated by Ofqual in each subject. Performance tables are therefore not being published this year as per the guidance from the Department for Education.

A-Level
Retention (% of students reaching the end of their main programme of study) 99.2%
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Exam Results 2020

The 2020 exam season was cancelled due to the coronavirus crisis. Students were awarded the higher of their Centre Assessed Grade (CAG - determined by the school) or the grades calculated by Ofqual in each subject. Performance tables are therefore not being published this year as per the guidance from the Department for Education.

Students staying in education or employment after Key Stage 4
No. of pupils Education Apprenticeship/Training Employment None of these
169 96% 1% 1% 2%

A-Level
Retention (% of students reaching the end of their main programme of study) 91.1%
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Exam Results 2019

We are delighted with our best ever exam results at GCSE this year. Particularly encouraging is the progress of students with SEN, whose progress measure was above that of their peers.

GCSE Results
Hitchin Boys’ National
Grade 5+ English and maths 75% 45%
Grade 4+ English and maths 88% 67%
Progress 8 +0.40 0.00
Attainment 8 5.9 4.7
Percentage of pupils entering for the English Baccalaureate 83%
Average point score of pupils entered for the English Baccalaureate 5.79

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Students staying in education or employment after Key Stage 4
No. of pupils Education Apprenticeship/Training Employment None of these
169 96% 1% 1% 2%

Progress at A level continues to be above average.

A-Level Results
Value added score +0.14
Average point score 32.7 (C+)
AAB or above in facilitating subjects 15%
Retention (% of students reaching the end of their main programme of study) 91.7%
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Exam Results 2018
GCSE Results
% achieving Grade 5 or above in English & Maths 54%
% achieving Grade 4 or above in English and Maths 81%
Percentage of pupils entering for the English Baccalaureate 88%
English Baccalaureate average point score 5.16
Attainment 8 53.7
Progress 8 (provisional) +0.04

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Students staying in education or employment after Key Stage 4
No. of pupils Education Apprenticeship/Training Employment None of these
162 94% 2% 2% 1%

A-Level Results
Progress Score +0.24
Average Result 36.5 (B-)
Achieving AAB or higher in facilitating subjects 22.8%

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Exam Results 2017
GCSE Results
% achieving Grade 5 or above in English & Maths 59%
% achieving the English Baccalaureate at grade 5/C or above 51%
% achieving Grade 4 or above in English and Maths 80%
% achieving the English Baccalaureate at grade 4/C or above 61%
Attainment 8 53.4
Progress 8 -0.21

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A-Level Results
Progress Score +0.12
Average Result 31.34 (C)
Achieving AAB or higher in at least 2 facilitating subjects 19.3%
Grade and points for a student's best 3 A-levels 34.09 (C+)

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Exam Results 2016
GCSE Results
% achieving 5+ grades at A* - C 87%
% achieving 5+ grades at A* - C inc. English & Maths 77%
% achieving English Baccalaureate 67%
% achieving the expected level of progress in English at the end of Key Stage 4 91%
% achieving the expected level of progress in Maths at the end of Key Stage 4 77%

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AS-Level Results
% pass grades at A - E 84%
% pass grades at A - B 36%

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A2-Level Results
% pass grades at A* - E 99%
% pass grades at A* - B 61%
Average point score per student 36 (B)

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