Monthly Archives: August 2017

Student Santiago Castro was thrilled to achieve top GCSE grades including a 9 in Maths. Santiago also picked up four As, two Bs, a C and a 7 and is staying at Saint Benedict CVA Sixth Form where he is planning to study A levels in Maths, Chemistry, Physics and Further Maths. He said: “I […]

Student Will Hardy Fraser praised his teachers when he picked up his GCSE exam results today. Will, 16, achieved four A*, three As, a B, a 7, a 4 and a 9 in maths. He will be staying on at Saint Benedict CVA Sixth Form to study maths, further maths, chemistry and biology. Will said: […]

The percentage of students at Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy achieving a grade 4 or above in English and Maths has risen to over 60 per cent. A total of 61.4% of students achieved 4+ in English and Maths (the equivalent of a C and above), compared to 54% last year. Several students achieved the […]

Student Niamh Hughes was celebrating after achieving three As in her A-levels and securing a place at Sheffield Hallam University to study Physiotherapy. The 18-year-old studied History, Biology and French at Saint Benedict CVA and was thrilled with her grades. She said: “I had an unconditional offer to study Physiotherapy at Sheffield Hallam but I […]

Two Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy students are off to Cambridge University after achieving top A-level results. Joe Smith, 18, of Belper, scored three A*s and a B while George Lee, 18, of Derby, achieved three A*s. Both are going on to Cambridge University, Joe will study Natural Sciences while George is taking French and […]

Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy has seen a rise in the percentage of A/A* grades in this year’s A-levels. This year’s figure for the top grades stands at 14.1 per cent compared to 9.6 per cent last year. A total of 42 per cent of grades are A*-B and 69 per cent A*-C. The overall […]