Alleyn’s Students Post First-Rate A Level Results

Congratulations to Alleyn’s boys and girls on achieving 30% A* grades in their A level examination results.

Our Year 13 students have once again posted a very strong set of A level examination results, upholding the School’s long-held record of academic success.

The grades add to our many causes for celebration during 2019, which marks 400 years since our Founder Edward Alleyn established his School.

The headline results are:

  • 30% of all grades awarded were at A*
  • 68% of all grades awarded were at A* and A
  • 89% of all grades awarded were at A*, A and B
  • 16 students gained 3 A* grades or better
  • 77 students gained at least 3 A* or A grades.

Both boys and girls performed very strongly, as befits our status as one of the UK’s leading co-educational day schools. 

Headmaster Dr Gary Savage said: “We are truly delighted with our students’ A level achievements this year. Their results are well-deserved, and attest to their hard work and commitment to learning throughout their time at Alleyn’s. Our congratulations go out to them and to their families, as well as to our dedicated staff who work so tirelessly to inspire, challenge and support the pupils each and every day.”

“Our Founder Edward Alleyn would be proud of our pupils and all their successes both inside and outside the classroom. I have no doubt that he would be equally delighted with the kind, caring and holistic educational ethos that fosters such positive outcomes for our terrific young people year after year here at Alleyn’s.”

Head of Upper School Dr Rob Atkinson said: “We are so pleased for each and every one of our students. Their own sustained endeavour has secured these fantastic results, so we hope they feel proud – not just of their grades but of the effort they put into achieving them.” 

“The majority of our boys and girls will progress to their first-choice courses at UK and overseas universities and specialist centres of learning. We wish them the very best of luck with this exciting new chapter of their life. In our 400th anniversary year it feels particularly fitting to remind them that there will always be a warm welcome for them back here at Alleyn’s.”