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Public Examination Results

The RGS is consistently one of the top boys’ schools in the country at both A Level and GCSE according to the national league tables.

In 2016, 79% of all grades at A Level were achieved at grades A*/A with 27 boys (from a cohort of 127) securing three or more A* grades; 96.7% of all GCSE results were passed at A*/A including over 80% at grade A* with 118 boys of the 149 boys in the year achieving all A*/A grades and 44 boys obtaining 10 or more A* grades. The School is extremely proud of its Oxbridge record. In the last decade, 344 offers have been achieved at Oxford and Cambridge including 39 offers in the recent round of admissions for 2016 entry.

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A Level Results

Subjects A* A B C D E Entry
Art 5 1 - - - - 6
Biology 7 11 2 - - 1 21
Chemistry 9 22 4 3 - - 38
Classical Civilisation - 2 1 - - - 3
Design and Technology - - 1 - - - 1
Economics 22 15 7 1 - - 45
Electronics - 4 - - - - 4
English Literature 4 5 4 - - - 13
French 3 8 4 - - - 15
Further Mathematics 25 6 1 - - - 32
Geography 4 10 4 - - - 18
German - 3 - - - - 3
Government and Politics 1 9 4 - - - 14
Greek 1 - - - - - 1
History 9 8 5 1 - - 23
Latin 2 5 - - - - 7
Mathematics 35 35 15 3 1 - 89
Music - 1 1 - - - 2
Physics 16 19 12 5 3 - 54
Religious Studies 9 8 2 1 - - 20
Russian - 1 - - - - 1
Spanish - 5 - 2 - - 7
TOTALS 152 177 67 16 4 1 417

AS Level Results

Subjects A B C D E U Entry
Biology 23 4 1 2 1 - 31
Chemistry 39 5 2 1 - - 47
Chinese 1 - - - - - 1
Classical Civilisation 1 - 1 - - - 2
Design and Technology 1 1 - - - - 2
Drama 2 - - - - - 2
Economics 48 10 3 4 - - 65
Electronics 3 - - - - - 3
English Literature 9 1 - - - - 10
French 11 2 1 - - - 14
Geography 27 2 - - - - 29
German 3 3 - - - - 6
Government and Politics 20 11 1 - - - 32
Greek 4 - - - - - 4
History 19 4 1 - - - 24
Latin 9 - - - - - 9
Mathematics 83 18 7 4 5 1 118
Music 1 2 - - - - 3
Physics 46 7 5 1 1 - 60
Physical Education 1 - - - - - 1
Religious Studies 9 2 1 - - - 12
Spanish 10 5 2 - - - 17
TOTALS 370 77 25 12 7 1 485

GCSE Results

Subjects A* A B C D - U Entry
Art 9 8 1 - - 18
Arabic 1 - - - - 1
Biology 112 29 7 1 - 149
Chemistry 125 17 6 1 - 149
Chinese 1 1 - - - 2
Design and Technology 22 4 1 - - 27
Drama 3 11 4 - - 18
English Language 96 47 6 - - 149
English Literature  112 30 7 - - 149
French 82 9 2 1 - 94
Geography 56 27 - - - 83
German 17 4 - - - 21
Greek 7 2 1 - - 10
History 73 15 3 - - 91
Latin 64 8 2 1 - 75
Mathematics 141 8 - - - 149
Music 6 4 1 1 - 12
Physics 140 5 3 1 - 149
Religious Studies 65 12 - - - 77
Spanish 60 11 3 - - 74
TOTALS 1192 252 47 6 0 1497

 

Oxbridge Statistics

Oxford and Cambridge Offers 2007 – 2016

Subject Cambridge Oxford Total
Ancient History and Archaeology 1 - 1
AMES 1 2 3
Archaeology and Anthropology 2 - 2
Architecture 3 - 3
Biological Science / Biochemistry - 6 6
Biomedical Sciences - 1 1
Chemistry - 6 6
Chinese Studies - 2 2
Classics 3 17 20
Computer Science 5 - 5
Economics 5 - 5
Economics and Management - 4 4
Engineering 32 11 43
English 3 9 12
Experimental Psychology - 1 1
Geography 5 5 10
History 11 15 26
History of Art 1 - 1
HSPS 1 - 1
Land Economy 3 - 3
Law 2 3 5
Material Science - 6 6
Mathematics 33 16 49
Medicine 9 6 15
Modern Foreign Languages 2 11 13
Music - 9 9
Natural Sciences 48 - 48
Philosophy 2 3 5
Physics - 15 15
Philosophy, Politics and Economics - 20 20
Theology 1 3 4
Veterinary Science 3 - 3
All Subjects 175 172 347

Leavers' Destinations

2009 - 2016

  University Number of students
1 Cambridge University 132
2 Oxford University 127
3 Durham University 108
4 Exeter University 89
5 Bath University 76
6 Nottingham University 62
7 Bristol University 61
8 Warwick University 47
9 Birmingham University 41
10 Imperial College, London 40
11 Leeds University 33
12 University College, London 32

The 2016 data does not include post A Level applicants

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