A Level Results Day 2009/10
The overall pass rate this year finally hit 100%, building on the success of the last two years 97% (2008) and 99% (2009).
A phenomenal 41% of the grades awarded being A*, A or B. Those studying BTEC qualifications also achieved a 100% pass rate with 52% of grades at Distinction (A grade).
The vast majority of students who achieved the grades have now moved on to higher education
Everyone at Archbishop Beck Catholic College would like to congratulate them and wish them continued success in their chosen field.
CLIPS N' QUOTES
A city school today said treating students like adults had helped it take its place among Merseyside's top A-level performers...
...The success at Walton secondary Archbishop Beck, which managed a near perfect 99% pass rate, came as schools across Merseyside toasted another bumper set of results...
...Head of Sixth Form Peter Lynch said encouraging students to lead by example continued to pay off...
...He said: "We treat the students like adults and encourage independent learning as students need to conduct their own research and motivate themselves."
I never thought about going into the sixth form but I'm glad I did. The teachers are great and really help you do your best to succeed.
Provision for students' care, guidance and support is outstanding.
The impact of the school's specialisms can be seen in the excellence of sixth form results in physical education, ICT and business studies.