Examination Performance at Atlantic Academy Portland
We are delighted to announce that year 11 students from Atlantic Academy have done themselves incredibly proud with their results. The students have been on a rapid journey of improvement to make the progress that reflects their ability and will place them well above the national average, amongst the highest performing schools in Dorset. Over 68% of students gained 5 or more GCSEs at the standard pass rate (Grades 9-4). This is a fantastic reflection of all their hard work and dedication.
The headline figure of English with Maths stands at 53% and will place Atlantic Academy Portland above the national average for progress, and one of the highest progress figures in Dorset . There were also some standout performances by several students : Jessica Turrell achieved 2 Grade 9s, 2 Distinction *, 4 Grade 8s and 2 Grade 7s; Ben Mutter achieved 2 Grade 9s, 1 Distinction *, 1 Grade 8 and 1 Grade 7; Megan Green achieved 1 Grade 9, 2 Distinction *, 3 Grade 8s and 1 Grade 7; Millie Gray achieved 1 Grade 9, 2 Distinction *, 1 Distinction, 1 Grade 8 and 5 Grade 7s; Olivia Dulston-Bray achieved 1 Distinction *, 2 Distinction and 3 Grade 7s; Hattie Court achieved 1 Grade 8, 2 Distinction *, 1 Distinction and 5 Grade 7s
‘We are absolutely delighted for our students proving that hard work, confidence and commitment really does pay off. We are really proud of all the hard work and effort the students have put in to their achievements. They have believed in themselves and each other to get these life changing results. I would also like to thank our dedicated staff and parents, who have been incredibly supportive and committed in supporting our students over the last two years.