Charles Read Academy

Corby Glen, Near Grantham

In 2016, Charles Read Academy, based in Corby Glen, was ranked one of the most improved secondary schools in the country in the School League Tables.

The tables, which compare the GCSE results of secondary schools and academies across England, saw the academy ranked in the top 100 most improved schools in the last two years.

Following the rapid improvements at the academy, the number of students achieving the key government target of 5 A* – C at GCSE, including English and Maths, has improved by 21 percentage points since 2013.

Robert Sloan, Principal at Charles Read Academy, said: “The students and staff at Charles Read have been working exceptionally hard in order to achieve this significant improvement in GCSE results.

“We continue to focus on setting the highest academic standards and I have no doubt that this year we will see even more students achieving their full potential.”