Students at Hove Park School are celebrating receiving their A-level exam results today.
The sixth form had excellent results in product design, graphic communications, photography, English literature, geography, history, Italian, core maths, and Portuguese with all of these subjects producing a positive value added score meaning they did better than the national average.
Other successes come from maths, English literature, chemistry, physics, Arabic, graphic design, product design, photography, art and design, geography all achieving 100 per cent success rates.
The school said the results are testament to the hard work put in not only by the students but also by Hove Park staff.
This year’s results come at an exciting time as Hove Park’s sixth form relocates to the Valley Campus from September 2019.
New programmes of study are designed to ensure that every student experiences a career driven pathway enriched with extra opportunities linked to developing both personal and employment specific skills and attributes.
Individual success stories include:
• Sky McLean who achieved B,B,C grades in English literature, history and sociology. Sky will take up a place at Sussex University to read History.
• Syeda Begum who achieved, A*, distinction and merit in tourism, business and ICT. Syeda goes on to Chichester University to study 3D animation and visual effects.
• Amjad Yabroudi who joined at the beginning of year 10 with English as an additional language achieved an A* in Arabic, and a pass in ICT and business BTEC. He now goes to Middlesex University to study digital media.
Head teacher Jim Roberts was delighted with the results and praised the hard work of both the students and staff.
He said: “I am very proud of the students and their achievements. Our sixth form is about moving students forward and helping them take the next steps in their chosen career path. We wish them all the very best for the future and look forward to hearing about all their future successes.”