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Posted on: 10/08/2021

A Level and AS Level Results - Summer 2021

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, A Level and AS Level exams were cancelled this year. Instead, grades for exams were awarded by teachers following a rigorous process of assessments that took place in school. These were then moderated internally by the school before a sample was sent for external moderation to our exam boards. Despite all the uncertainties, pupils at Wembley High continue to do exceptionally well and today will be celebrating our best ever results. Although traditional summer exams did not take place, these results are the culmination of years of hard work over many years and are thoroughly well deserved. Below are some of the highlights. A Level 54% of exams were awarded A* / A grades, including a record 124 A*s. 78% of exams were awarded A* - B grades. The overall pass rate remains at 100%. 54 pupils achieved at least 3 A grades, 16 pupils achieved at least 3 A* grades and particular congratulations to the 6 pupils who achieved 4A* grades. Over 55% of pupils have secured places at Russell Group universities, 5 will be going to study at Oxford or Cambridge and 5 have secured places to study medicine/dentistry. We wish them all the very best as they embark on the next stage of their education.  AS Level 68% of exams were awarded A - B grades. 84% of exams were awarded A* - C grades. The overall pass rate has is 97%. 55 pupils achieved at least 3 A grades and particular congratulations to the 32 pupils who achieved 4 A grades. Many congratulations to all pupils on another year of fantastic results, and thank you to all staff and parents for all their hard work and support through these incredibly challenging times.  Well done!
Posted on: 28/11/2020

London Mayor Celebrates Wembley High's Success Yet Again

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has celebrated the exceptional performance of Wembley High Technology College as part of his Schools for Success programme. The school has been honoured for its commitment to reducing educational inequality and attaining exceptional results for children previously struggling academically. The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, said: “I’d like to congratulate the staff of Wembley High Technology College for their exceptional work. We created Schools for Success to recognise the positive impact that teachers, headteachers, teaching assistants, support staff and governors are making every day to support students and reduce inequalities, and this school’s commitment to being supportive and inclusive sets a great example. Covid-19 has presented unforeseen challenges across our city but Wembley High Technology College has done a fantastic job in maintaining excellence during a very difficult time. Working together we can make sure that no young Londoner is left behind” Created in 2017, the Schools for Success programme was formed to enhance the support given to children from disadvantaged backgrounds. The programme acknowledges primary and secondary schools that prioritise progress for their lowest attaining pupils, are excelling in their performance overall and sharing their work with other schools through a series of webinars made available to all London schools. Wembley High is one of a handful of schools that has been selected for this award every year since its inception. Click here to see our certificate
Posted on: 20/08/2020

GCSE and A Level Results - Summer 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, A Level,AS Level and GCSE exams were cancelled this year. Grades for exams were awarded by teachers after a thorough moderation and quality assurance process by the school before going through national standardisation by the exam boards. Despite all the uncertainties, pupils at Wembley High continue to do exceptionally well and today will be celebrating our best ever results. Although exams were not sat, these results are the culmination of years of hard work over many years and are thoroughly well deserved. Below are some of the highlights. A Level 48% of exams were awarded A* / A grades, including a record 75 A*s 78% of exams were awarded A* - B grades 96% of exams were awarded A* - C grades (up from 89% last year) The overall pass rate remains at 100% 48 pupils achieved at least 3 A grades and particular congratulations to the 11 pupils who achieved 3A* grades. These excellent grades have allowed our pupils to gain admission into the most prestigious universities. Over the next few weeks, almost 60% will be starting courses at Russell Group Universities, 5 pupils will begin courses in medicine and 2 pupils will be taking up their places at Oxford and Cambridge. AS Level 66% of exams were awarded A - B grades 87% of exams were awarded A* - C grades (up from 77% last year) The overall pass rate has risen to 100% 53 pupils achieved at least 3 A grades and particular congratulations to the 35 pupils who achieved 4 A grades. GCSE 61% of exams were awarded grades 9 - 7 (up from 52% last year). 90% of exams were awarded grades 9 - 5 while the overall pass rate (grade 4 and higher) has risen to 95%.  94% of pupils achieved grades 9 – 4 in English and maths. 86% of pupils achieved grades 9 – 5 in English and maths. 127 pupils (59%) achieved 5 (or more!) 9 - 7 grades. 67 pupils (31%) achieved 10 (or more!) 9 - 7 grades.  Particular congratulations to the 10 pupils who achieved 10 (or more!) grade 9s. Many congratulations to all pupils on another year of fantastic results, and thank you to all staff and parents for all their hard work and support through these incredibly challenging times.  Well done!
Posted on: 1/10/2019

London Mayor Celebrates Wembley High's Success

Outstanding achievements of Wembley High Technology College recognised by the Mayor of London The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has celebrated the outstanding performance of Wembley High Technology College in Brent with an awards ceremony. The school was honoured for its work to reduce educational inequality and achieve exceptional results for children who were previously behind in their studies, at a Schools for Success awards ceremony. Wembley High Technology College has been recognised for its outstanding academic success and the progress pupils make from primary school to GCSE. The Schools for Success programme was created by the Mayor in 2017 to improve the support given to children from disadvantaged backgrounds. The programme recognises primary and secondary schools that ensure strong progress for their lowest attaining pupils, has a strong overall performance and shares their work with other schools.  The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, said: “I’d like to congratulate the staff of Wembley High Technology College for their excellent work. Schools for Success was created to celebrate the difference that teachers, teaching assistants, support staff and governors are making every day to support children and reduce inequalities, and this school’s inclusive and supportive learning environment is a great example of this. London has the best schools and teachers in the country, and by working together we can make sure that no young Londoner is left behind.” Please click here to see our certificate.
Posted on: 1/09/2019

GCSE Results 2019

GCSE Results 2019 Many congratulations to all pupils at Wembley High on another year of excellent GCSE results. This year saw the continued reform of the new style more rigorous and challenging GCSEs graded 9 – 1 with almost all subjects now in this new format. With all the changes and challenges this brings, our pupils continue to excel and here are some of the highlights. 88% of pupils achieved grades 9 – 4 in English and maths. 79% of pupils achieved grades 9 – 5 in English and maths. 79% of pupils achieved the English Baccalaureate. 93% of pupils achieved grades 9 – 4 in English, with 45% achieving grades 9 – 7. 27 pupils achieved the coveted grade 9. 91% of pupils achieved grades 9 – 4 in maths, with 61% achieving grades 9 – 7. An astonishing 44 pupils achieved the coveted grade 9. 94% of all science exams were awarded grades 9 – 4 and 66% were awarded grades 9 – 7. A total of 89 grade 9s were awarded across the sciences. 114 pupils (54%) achieved 5 or more 9 – 7 grades! 78 pupils (38%) achieved 8 or more 9 – 7 grades! 40 pupils achieved 10 or more 9 – 7 grades! Almost 1100 exams were awarded 9 – 7 or A* - A grades! Particular congratulations to Aditya Gori, Sayana Santhirasegar and Siyani Siventhiran on achieving 11 Grade 9s and Darsh Vaja on achieving 12 Grade 9s! Well done to all pupils on another year of fantastic results, and thank you to all staff and parents for all their hard work and support. Well Done!

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