Tag Archives: GCSE results

Somerset Children’s lead joins GCSE students for results day

Somerset County Council’s Cabinet Member for Children and Families has paid tribute to students in Somerset receiving their GCSE results today (Thursday 25 August). Cllr Frances Nicholson met with teenagers at Kingsmead School in Wiveliscombe as they collected their results this morning. Cllr Nicholson said: “It has been a privilege to meet our young people […]

Somerset County Council celebrates improved GCSE results for 2015

Somerset students and teachers have made the County the fourth most improved local education authority for GCSEs this year, according to provisional figures.

Rise in Somerset schools rated ‘good or better’ by inspectors

Teachers and pupils are welcoming a boost in the number of Somerset’s primary and secondary schools being rated ‘good or better’ by Ofsted inspectors. Figures discussed at Somerset County Council’s Scrutiny Committee today show the county now has a higher ranking among England’s 150 local authorities for both high-performing primary and secondary schools. 87% of […]