GCSEs: Thomas Middlecott Academy students celebrate results
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Year 11 students at Thomas Middlecott Academy, part of the David Ross Education Trust, celebrated their academic achievements when they opened their long-awaited GCSE results today.
Jonathan Harris, Principal at Thomas Middlecott Academy, said: “Our young people have certainly shown that this academy is a community of ambitious, caring and resilient learners. Congratulations to our students on their results and we wish them well for the future.”
Amongst the smiling faces was Tianna Reid who secured a double Grade 7 in English Language and Literature. She said: “I have loved being part of Thomas Middlecott Academy. The academy has encouraged me to push myself to greater things, and I have grown in confidence and strength.”
Sara Castro showed her flair for languages with an A* in Spanish and an A in Portuguese. She commented: “I cannot believe how well I have done. I could not have done this without the help and encouragement from all of the staff at the academy.”
Evan Lonsdale (pictured) also secured a Grade 7 in Maths, confirming his place on an A level accountancy course next year. He said: “I feel very proud of myself for achieving what I needed to continue my studies. I have thoroughly enjoyed my time at Thomas Middlecott Academy.”
As part of the David Ross Education Trust, Thomas Middlecott Academy is committed to delivering academic excellence. Students also benefit from the Trust’s pioneering enrichment programme, which provides an incredible range of inspirational learning experiences in sport, arts and music. Through an array of exciting opportunities, students are encouraged to develop their passions and discover their talents.
Rowena Hackwood, Chief Executive Officer at the David Ross Education Trust, said: “An education at one of our schools offers our students the very best experiences inside and outside of the classroom. We are delighted for all of our students who are celebrating their well-deserved GCSE results, which will now open new doors for them academically or in the workplace.
“We set high standards to create rich learning environments where all young people can achieve and excel, and it is incredibly rewarding to see all their hard work pay off.”