Pass rate

75% of students achieved A*-C in English and Maths in 2016. Above National Average.


2016 Results

Penair is once again celebrating fantastic GCSE results. Congratulations to all our students who have achieved at every level – we are proud of them all. 75% of students achieved A* – C, in Maths and English an improvement of 4% on 2015 results. The number of pupils achieving 3 A*-A is a superb 34.4% which is again a 4% increase on 2015.

In terms of progress the school has seen an increase in every area and students have achieved well above the national average.

Headteacher James Davidson said: “I would like to congratulate all Penair students on their excellent GCSE results this year. Amongst many areas of success, we are particularly pleased to see the very strong results in Mathematics and English. Students have worked extremely hard and these excellent results are a tribute to their commitment and hard work. I would like to thank their teachers and other staff who have taught and supported students so effectively, and also parents who have nurtured and encouraged students throughout their time at school.” “Although today we are, of course we focusing upon celebrating our students’ GCSE results, it is important to remember that Penair students gain a fully rounded education. Our commitment to developing our students’ character, values, grit and determination, helps to make these achievements possible.”