Reigate College turned in an impressive set of A Level high grades (A* to B) for Sciences and Maths and first-rate results for BTEC Applied Science. This resulted in an unprecedented number of students being accepted at their first choice university for STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths).
|A Levels||% high grades (A*-B)|
BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diplomas (one A Level equivalent)
% Distinction or Distinction *
|Applied Science (Medical)||89.6%|
Medicine success stories
All five of the students who applied to do Medicine secured places:
- Rachael Foulsham achieved three A* grades and a place at Edinburgh University
- Arun Nithianantharajah gained three A*s and is off to UCL
- Carly Munn got three A*s and is also going to UCL
- Morgan Howland secured one A* and two As is off to Bristol University
- Ben McCabe achieved two A*s and a B is heading to Keele University
BTEC Applied Science (Medicine) successes
89.6% of students doing the BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Applied Science (Medical) achieved a high grade (Distinction or Distinction *) which resulted in students being accepted on their first choice Medical Science related degrees.
Kira Tighe who was previously at Reigate School gained Distinction *s in both the BTEC Diploma in Sport (two A Level equivalent) and the BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Applied Science (one A Level equivalent), and gained a place to study a degree in Physiotherapy at Coventry University.
Laura Codd, who was at Rosebery School accepted a place on the Paramedic Science degree course at Surrey University. Laura gained Distinction *s in both the BTEC Diploma in Health & Social Care (two A Level equivalent) and BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Applied Science (one A Level equivalent).