Top grades for Religious Studies
With a 100% A*/A grades, 85% of which were A*s, the Religious Studies GCSE girls and the RS department were delighted with their examination success.
Young mathematicians score A*s
Much of the press last week focused on the slump in top grade passes due to GCSEs being taken early, so Downe House is proud to have bucked the trend.
Full marks in English Literature
Three GCSE English Literature students all scored 200/200 UMS points (full marks for each of the three units of assessment on the Uniform Mark Scale).
GCSE Drama girls are top performers
18 A* and 5 A grades were achieved overall by the girls in the recent GCSE Drama examination with some outstanding individual results.
Able mathematicians take early exam
We are very proud of the achievements of 22 Fifth Form girls who achieved 100% A - C grades in the Additional Mathematics qualification.
224 A-A*s in Sciences and Maths
GCSE girls studying Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics have been awarded an impressive number of top grades.
100% A-A* in 11 GCSE subjects
With 86.4% of the total grades for this year's GCSE cohort being A/A* it is no surprise that 11 academic departments have 100% top grades.
66% A grades for AS level girls
Congratulations to the Lower Sixth students who were awarded As in the recent examination series.
Nine or more A* grades at GCSE
With 22% of the cohort achieving 9 A*s or more, the Upper Fifth year of 2013 have a very bright future indeed.
Triumphant GCSE results!
There is much cause for celebration today as the 2013 Downe House GCSE results are amongst the best ever.
Rosamond's 7 top grades
Downe House Sixth Former Rosamond Nicholson has won a place to study Medicine at a top UK university after scoring stunning A level and Pre-U results.
Exam success for DH girls
With a good proportion of the Year of 2013 achieving A/A* at A level and Distinction grades (D3/D2/D1) in Pre-U subjects, there is much to celebrate for our high achieving recent leavers.