A-LEVELS - GALLERY: Haven High Academy celebrating

Haven High Academy is in celebratory mood after what it described as a ‘bumper’ set of results.

A spokesman said: “As Haven High Academy completes a fourth year of 6th form we are delighted to report another year of bumper results.

Students collecting their A-Level results Haven High Academy. L-R Demi Ward 18, Marissa Bent 18.

Students collecting their A-Level results Haven High Academy. L-R Demi Ward 18, Marissa Bent 18.

A fantastic 81 per cent of students achieved A*-C or equivalent grades, with a 97 per cent pass rate overall and almost 10 per cent of Year 13 students achieving the equivalent of three A* grades each.

“This is testament to the commitment and hard work of the students and all the staff and parents who have supported them in their studies. The curriculum offer of a mix of vocational and academic qualifications clearly suits our students who have all found destinations be they in the armed forces, civil service, private employment, apprenticeship or places in higher education. Those in higher education are pursuing courses which include law, events management, computer science, criminology, psychology, business management, accounting and finance and nursing.

“Many local businesses and employers have taken on our students as apprentices which is a great way of keeping our talent in our town.”