This year ‘A’ levels pupils at Dalriada have maintained the high standard of success achieved by the School in external examinations.
Despite A Level results being slightly lower nationally this year, an impressive 73% of Dalriada Upper Sixth Form students obtained at least 3 A*-C grades each. Indeed 36% of all ‘A’ level grades obtained by Dalriada students was A* or A grades.
The following 17 students gained at least 3 A*/A grades: Constantin Arnscheidt, Jordan Bamford, Annie Cassells, Grace Torrens, David Wolsey, Ross Johnson, Fraser McIlvenna, Kelsey McKenna, Tommy McNamee, Charlotte Warke, Simon King, Susanna Peden, Timothy Emerson, Manon Eyemere, Adam Hamilton, Calum McAuley and Emma Jones.
Special mention has to go to Constantin Arnscheidt, Jordan Bamford, Annie Cassells, Grace Torrens and David Wolsey who all gained at least 4 grade A* or A s which is a tremendous achievement.
The Lower Sixth the results were even more impressive with 78% of Dalriada students gaining at least 3 A-C grades.
Over 36% of all grades in the Lower Sixth were A grades and 64% of all Dalriada grades were either A or B grades, well above the Northern Ireland average.
The following 32 Dalriada students obtained at least 3 ‘A’ grades each: Laura Abernethy, Sarah Cassells, Claire Crawford, Susie Crawford, Moustafa Faheem, Rachel Fallows,Thomas Hancock, Zara Loughridge, Jenny Love, Scott Malcolmson, Alice McCabe, Esther McCollum, Clare McGurk, Mark McMullan, Sophie Sterne. Peter Adams, Emma Armstrong, Emma Chestnutt, Matthew Christie, Sarah Hodges, Emma Johnstone, Ashley Kane, Kamila Marszalek, Abbie McIlhatton, Christopher McLean, Joy Pollock, Jack Simpson, Jack Steele, William Glass, Sarah Huey, Katie Johnston , India Macfarlane.
The following 15 students obtained an outstanding 4 ‘A’ grades each: Laura Abernethy, Sarah Cassells, Claire Crawford, Susie Crawford, Moustafa Faheem, Rachel Fallows, Esther McCollum, Clare McGurk, Mark McMullan, Sophie Sterne.
Reflecting on the academic achievements, Headmaster Mr. Tom Skelton said: “I am delighted and proud of our pupils who have worked so hard to earn their success.
“Our committed staff and supportive parents have also made a huge contribution to their success.
“In addition these young pupils have made an outstanding contribution to the life of Dalriada. I wish our leavers every success in the future.”