All entries for Tuesday 24 August 2010
August 24, 2010
Writing about web page http://www.jcq.org.uk/attachments/published/1317/JCQ%20Results%2024-08-10.pdf
The GCSE results are published today. The results in History continue to improve with 31.5% of students achieving an A or A* grade (the 2009 figure is 30.4%). Girls outperform boys by some margin (35.7 of girls receive an A/A* grade compared to 27.4% of boys)
History remains one of the most popular subjects at GCSE behind English, Maths and Science (which are compulsory) and Design and Technology.