Another year of impressive A-Level results for Copthall school

Posted on: 24/08/2018

Another year of impressive A-Level results for Copthall school

Copthall’s mission to provide an ‘Excellent Education for All’ has seen strong pass rates in the diverse subjects of English Literature, History, Art, Product Design and Religious Education. 

Students at Copthall Sixth Form were thrilled to discover they had been awarded excellent grades in their A Levels, with 65% securing places at their first choice university. Nearly 15% of students will progress on to the prestigious Russell Group universities to study a range of disciplines such as Microbiology, History and Midwifery.

Year on year improvements in a number of subjects including Economics, Media, Sociology Religious Education, Design Technology and Health and Social Care shows Copthall continues to be on an upward trajectory.  A-Level highlights this year include:

A*/A grades account for 17% of all grades

100% of students achieved A*-C grades in many subjects

96% overall pass rate

65% of students secured places at their first choice university

15% of students will progress to prestigious Russell Group university

2 students received the unconditional offers and the ‘Outstanding Potential Award’ from Queen Mary

In May 2018, Copthall received a ‘Good’ Ofsted judgement, particularly highlighting the strong leadership in the Sixth Form, and this year’s results are testament to the schools continued commitment to ensuring every girl fulfils her potential and leaves the Sixth Form ready for future success in a global workplace.

The curriculum offered in the sixth-form provides opportunities for students to study a range of appropriate courses.  This includes a number of vocational courses which also proved to be successful with the average result for all Applied General (BTEC) courses achieving a Merit with Beauty students achieving Distinction passes.

Director of Sixth Form, Ami Patel, "I am so proud of every one of our students today, well done and congratulations to you all. The achievements are a testament to the hard work and commitment of our students, staff and parents. We wish every student well in their bright future ahead and remember to work hard, aim high and make it count.

Headteacher, Evelyn Forde – “I am delighted that despite the new A-Level specifications which are significantly more rigorous than before, many of our students have done very well and secured places at Nottingham, Queen Mary and Kings. The strong leadership in the Sixth Form as noted by Ofsted,  will ensure that our outcomes will go from strength to strength.

Outstanding examples of individual achievement include:

Zuha Ahmed


Valentina Peshikhaj


Lamia El-Bouazzaoui


Asma Mirie

D* A

Madina Mujadidi


Malalai Waziri


Krishniya Vimalesan


Aqsa Rabbani


Jovana Koprivica


Rozerin Oguz


Tahmina Nabi


Ellie Costello


Marhaba Amery