- Written by Maureen Igoe
King Ethelbert School are celebrating record breaking results this year which has seen GCSE grades soar and individual students making exceptional progress at every level of ability. 53% of the students achieved 5 A*-C grades including English and Maths which is a 23% increase from last year. 60% achieved an A* — C in English, 60% in Maths. As well as the superb headline figures which have smashed all the government targets by a long way, the school has also got the highest ever percentage of the top grades A and A* in all subjects. 66% of students achieved 5 A* — C grades (an increase of 12% from last year) and 91% of students gained at least 5 GCSE passes.