PICTURE SPECIAL: Lutterworth students celebrate good GCSE results

Sarah Fielding looks happy after opening her GCSE results at Lutterworth College.'PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER
Sarah Fielding looks happy after opening her GCSE results at Lutterworth College.'PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

Students at Lutterworth College were celebrating their GCSE results today (Thursday)

Many students gained the top grades with 99% of students getting A*-G GCSE grades. Seventy five per cent of students gained 5 A*-C grades and 61% of students gained five A*-C including English and Maths grades

Emotion...Chloe Balhatchet and Monica Wormleighton celebrate their results at Lutterworth.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-154025001

Emotion...Chloe Balhatchet and Monica Wormleighton celebrate their results at Lutterworth.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-154025001

Head of Lutterworth College Ben Solly said: “We are pleased that so many students achieved well in their GCSE examinations this year.

“Our results have been consistently above the national average and we have continued this trend with the 2015 results.

“I would like to congratulate our students on their achievements and thank our staff for working incredibly hard with all of our young people.

“Combined with our record breaking A Level results last week and the introduction of Year 7 students on September 1st, these are exciting times for Lutterworth College.”

High flier...Alex Jordan who gained 11 A stars at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-154014001

High flier...Alex Jordan who gained 11 A stars at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-154014001

There were some particularly strong results at the college including: English language (70% A*-C); mathematics (74% A*-C); 84% of students achieved an A%-C with 29% achieving an A*-A grade in English literature.

Over 50% of students gained at least one A*-A grade in triple science, 99% A*-C in physics and chemistry, 96% A*-C in biology, and the best results ever in Spanish (100% A*-C, 60% A*-A)

Seventeen students achieved all A* or A grades. They were: Gaining 11 A* - Natasha Elks, Alex Jordan; Gaining 11 A*-A - Karina Shah; Gaining 10+ A*-A grades - Jason Armstrong, Chloe Balhatchet, Katie Brooman, Orla Canavan, Joe Crofts, Georgia Elliott, Nathan Hall, Chloe Havaz, William Mahendran, Sam Wells, Megan Wright; Gaining 9+ A*-A grades -Laura Busch, Morgan Devlin, George Escott, Owen Garner, Alfie Hollingworth, Julian Lauder, Abbi Lowden, Harry Peake, Matthew Phillips, Becky Pope, Katie Prime, Christina Putnam, Charlotte Riley

High achievers...Joe Crofts, Morgan Devlin, Alex Jordan who gained 11 A stars, Georgia Elliott and George Escott of Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-154004001

High achievers...Joe Crofts, Morgan Devlin, Alex Jordan who gained 11 A stars, Georgia Elliott and George Escott of Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-154004001

High achiever Georgia Elliott celebrates with her mum Elaine at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153953001

High achiever Georgia Elliott celebrates with her mum Elaine at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153953001

Joy...Abi Harkins, Sarah Fielding and Patsy Burd celebrate at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153923001

Joy...Abi Harkins, Sarah Fielding and Patsy Burd celebrate at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153923001

Joy...Billie Westerman with mum Rachel Burton and frien Casey Ryder celebrate at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153933001

Joy...Billie Westerman with mum Rachel Burton and frien Casey Ryder celebrate at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153933001

Amber Merry phones her mum to tell her the good news.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153943001

Amber Merry phones her mum to tell her the good news.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153943001

Millie Atkins, Ellie Marfleet, Emma McGuigan and Nellie Goodwin at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153902001

Millie Atkins, Ellie Marfleet, Emma McGuigan and Nellie Goodwin at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153902001

GCSE selfie...Billie Westerman and Casey Ryder at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153852001

GCSE selfie...Billie Westerman and Casey Ryder at Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153852001

Students collect their GCSE results from Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153841001

Students collect their GCSE results from Lutterworth College.PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150820-153841001