St. Mary's Chemistry at top of national A-level tables​ 2011

St. Mary’s Menston A-level Chemistry results are in the top ten nationally.

Photo: St. Mary's Menston Chemistry Class 2011

Photo: St. Mary's Menston Chemistry Class 2011

Photo: St. Mary's Menston Chemistry Class 2011

Photo: St. Mary's Menston Chemistry Class 2011

For the first time, the Department for Education has released a breakdown of the best schools in England by subject.

St. Mary’s is in the top 10 nationwide in terms of the proportion of students achieving the highest grade (A*), based on the 2011 A-Levels.

24% of our 29 Chemistry pupils achieved an A* grade.The outstanding results are due to the excellent teaching in our Science faculty, coupled with the enthusiasm and commitment of our students. Many of St. Mary’s A-Level Chemists go on to study Chemistry and Medicine at the top universities in the country.


The Top 10 Schools for Chemistry 2011

STOKESLEY SCHOOL
THE CHASE SCHOOL, WORCS
ST NICHOLAS SCHOOL, CHESHIRE
HOWARD OF EFFINGHAM SCHOOL, SURREY
THE CHERWELL SCHOOL, OXFORD
DURHAM JOHNSTON SCHOOL
GEORGE ABBOT SCHOOL, SURREY
ST JOHN FISHER SCHOOL, NORTH YORKSHIRE
ST AIDAN’S SCHOOL, NORTH YORKSHIRE
ST. MARY’S MENSTON, LEEDS


“We are proud of all our students. These results are testament to the fantastic working relationship between staff and Sixth Form students.”
— Mrs M Hooley, Science Teacher, St. Mary's Menston