English, Mathematics, three separate Sciences, a Modern Language and PE and Games continue to be compulsory for all boys into Key Stage 4. A wide range of subject options enables new subjects to be studied in Years 10 and 11 for GCSE examinations; these include Business Studies, Physical Education, Computing and Drama.
“Highly knowledgeable and enthusiastic teachers are successful in creating a classroom environment where students enjoy learning and are eager to achieve”. Ofsted.
GCSE RESULTS 2017
- 99.4% of students achieved 5 or more GCSEs at grades A*-C (9 – 4)
- 75% of students achieved 5 or more GCSEs at grades A*-A (9-7)
- More than 1 in 8 students gained A* or A grades in all of their 10, 11 or 12 subjects
- AGS students were over 4 times more likely to achieve a new 9 grade (in English and Maths) than students nationally
- Average points per GCSE entry was 6.7 (where A*=8.5, A=7, B=5.5)