Headteacher's delight at GCSE results

Headteacher says students at Wellfield School have 'done the community proud' as they pick up their GCSE results.

Thursday, 23rd August 2018, 1:45 pm
Updated Friday, 24th August 2018, 1:10 pm
Students at Wellfield School celebrate

After an anxious wait, students at the school, in North Road East, Wingate, have collected their results.

More than three quarters (78%) of pupils have achieved a grade 4+ in English and 80% picked up a grade 4+ in maths.

Students at Wellfield School celebrate

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While 72% of students gained a grade 4+ in both English and maths.

Linda Rodham, headteacher at the school, said: "We are really happy. We didn't think we could top last year's results but the students have worked really hard.

"We think we have got some really good results this year.

"I'm extremely proud of all of our pupils. I think they have done the school and the community proud."

Casey Burnisde and Rhian Moore
Wellfield School's highest achieving boy Brandon Wallace
Caitlin Curtis, Ellen Drewett and Ceira Unsworth
Head girl Ceira Unsworth and head boy Jake Ellison celebrate their GCSE results along with Headteacher Linda Rodham