At Baxter College, we pride ourselves on being an inclusive school offering the best education to young people from across the board of ability and background. We have made substantial improvements in the progress student make during their time at Baxter College.

More information can be found on the Compare School Performance website.

Baxter College is celebrating its best ever academic results today as staff congratulate pupils on many fantastic individual achievements.

Pupils achieving both maths and English at grades 4 plus improved by two per cent from last year to 46 per cent and 44 per cent of pupils gained the equivalent of 5 A*–C grades, now graded 9-4.

Science saw the most improved results and 100 per cent of pupils gained A*-C grades in Italian (still scored alphabetically).

Top performers included Ella Marshall, with an amazing 7 grade 9s, 1A* and 1 grade 8, Mia Weaver with 4 grade 9s, 2 grade 8s, 1 grade 7 and 1A, Abbie Sado with 3 grade 9s, 1 grade 8, 1A*, 1A and 3 grade 7s and Louis Wharton with 2 grade 9s, 2 grade 8s, 2 grade 7s, 1A and 1 grade 6.

Sophie Hall, Brandon Kimaryo, Erin Lightbody, Demi Lloyd and James Tonks also each earned a grade 9 within their results.

Headteacher Matthew Carpenter said: “We can report that the progress pupils have made during their time here, based on their key stage 2 SATs, has improved. This clearly demonstrates that Baxter pupils achieve their potential and we are a truly inclusive and successful comprehensive secondary school.

“Congratulations to all of our students receiving GCSE results today, due reward for all the hard work and dedication during their time at Baxter College They have achieved our highest academic results ever, with grades that will allow them to progress to their next steps in their future.