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Sutton students celebrate A-Level achievements

Sutton schools continue to perform to a very high standard and above national average in a year when the way A levels are administered and graded changed significantly.

The proportion of students across the borough achieving the highest A-level A* and B grades is 61 per cent. The proportion of local students achieving A* to E is 98.5 per cent and above the UK average of 97.9 per cent.

Cllr Wendy Mathys, Chair of the Children, Family and Education Committee at Sutton Council, said:

“Sutton has always had reason to be rightly proud of the success of our hard-working students and high-achieving schools. I want to put on record Sutton Council’s thanks to the committed teachers, governors and support staff in all our local schools. Students today have a wide range of options available to them, whether it be further studies, apprenticeships or entering the world of work. I hope the results collected yesterday give all our young adults what they need to progress to their next stage in life.”

Notes to editor

Please note these are provisional figures that may be subject to change.