One of south west’s fastest improving schools celebrates stunning results

The King Alfred School Academy (TKASA) students in Highbridge are delighted after achieving wonderful GCSE grades at the end of a brilliant year.

The academy showed some staggering increases from last year – making it one of the most improved set of results in the south west.

Some 19% of students achieved grades 9-7, while 53% scored grades 9-5, and 73% had grades 9-4.

The students also achieved some fantastic individual results with Ben Youd and Nikola Fabicka achieving 8 grades 9-7(A*-A), including 4 grade 9’s and Umama Akma achieving 9 Grades 9-7. Sophie Fenegan, Oliver Farnham, Hannah Murdoch and Louis Jones also achieved 8 grades 9-7.

TKASA is one of the fastest improving schools in the south west with 2 years of significant improvement and good news.

Principal Nathan Jenkins said ”There is such a brilliant buzz about the academy and we are so thrilled with these GCSE results which come on the back of an amazing year”.

“Many thanks to our whole community and governors for their support. Students only achieve what they do with the encouragement of parents and carers and teachers. A tremendous well done to everyone involved with the school.”